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Tetradrachm: CM.MC.4265-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Septimius Severus (AD 193-211)
Mint: Perinthus



Acquisition and important dates

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


193 - 211

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 30 mm Weight 15.15 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Emperor, right, laureate; border of dots

  • Text: AY.K.?.CE?CEYHP ? C.?.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Emperor, left, body full-face, standing leaning with left hand on long spear; attired in military dress with short chiton and high boots; on his extended right hand a small figure of Nike flying forward with a wreath; to the right behind the Emperor, Nike standing left with palm branch in left hand placing a wreath upon his head; a plain exergue line and a border of dots.

  • Text: ?EPIN?I??????????
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.4265-R
Primary reference Number: 231567
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Audit data

Created: Monday 9 September 2019 Updated: Monday 9 September 2019 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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