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Hemidrachm: CM.MC.4593-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mint: Larissa



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: pre 450 BC

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 16.5 mm Weight 2.92 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Youth, left, naked, kausia at neck, attempting to hold in forepart of bull struggling right; uncertain mark or letter below body; plain exergue line; border of dots.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Forepart of bridled horse, right; incuse square.

  • Text: ? A PI
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.4593-R
Primary reference Number: 231894
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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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