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Drachm: CM.MC.4439-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mint: Chersonesus



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa 300 BC

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 22.5 mm Weight 6.77 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Artemis, left, wearing short chiton and endromides; kneeling with right knee on back of prostrate stag, left, which she kills with spear in right hand; left hand holding strung bow; behind her shoulder, quiver.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Bull butting left, foreleg raised; standing on club, left; below, name; below all, strung bow.

  • Text: ?YPI?KoY
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.4439-R
Primary reference Number: 231741
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Audit data

Created: Monday 9 September 2019 Updated: Monday 9 September 2019 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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