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Octobol: CM.MC.4315-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mint: Callatis



Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa -299 - Circa -200

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 19 mm Weight 5.3 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of young Herekles, right, wearing lion-skin

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Legend between ear of corn on stem with leaf, right, and club, right, both above, and bow in case, right, below; mongram within linear circle above.

  • Text: KA??ATIA
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.4315-R
Primary reference Number: 231617
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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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