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Half-Victoriatus: CM.MC.5256-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Mint: Corcyra

Entities

Categories

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Circa -400 - Circa -300

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 15.5 mm Weight 2.95 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Poseidon, right, laureate, trident over shoulder; dolphin, right, below, border of dots.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Amphora

  • Text: KOP KVPA
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.5256-R
Primary reference Number: 232556
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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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Half-Victoriatus" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/232556 Accessed: 2024-05-28 03:15:20

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{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/232556 |title=Half-Victoriatus |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-05-28 03:15:20|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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