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Hemidrachm: CM.MC.5408-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mint: Aetolia



Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa -279 - Circa -168

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 16.5 mm Weight 2.39 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Atalanta, right, wearing kausia; hair loose.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Boar at bay, right, plain exergue line; in exergue, spear-head right.

  • Text: AIT???N; [A] T o? below boar.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.5408-R
Primary reference Number: 232708
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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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