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Greek: CM.MC.4428-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Gordian III (238-244)
Ruler: Tranquillina (AD 241-44) (Inferred)
Mint: Anchialus



Acquisition and important dates

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


238 - 244

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 30.5 mm Weight 13.71 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Draped busts facing one another, Gordianus laureate, Tranquillina with stephane; border of dots.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: The Great God, left, the lower part of his body draped in heavy garment with broad edge; mantle over shoulders; high headdress; patera in extended right hand, cornucopiae in left hand to side; plain exergue line; border of dots.

  • Text: OV???ANWNA ? XIA? EWN
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.4428-R
Primary reference Number: 231730
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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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