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Diobol: CM.MC.4142-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Commodus (180-92)
Mint: Coela

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1906-11-22) by McClean, J. R.

Dating

180 - 192

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 17.5 mm Weight 3.53 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bearded portrait of the Emperor, right, laureate; inscription around from left; border of dots.

  • Text: AVCOMMO[
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Prow, right; above, a cornucopiae.

  • Text: AELMVNVCIP (sic) CVILA
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.4142-R
Primary reference Number: 231444
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Audit data

Created: Monday 9 September 2019 Updated: Monday 9 September 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Diobol" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/231444 Accessed: 2023-02-06 23:22:38

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