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Obol: CM.MC.5467-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mint: Amphissa



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa 200 BC

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 15 mm Weight 3.18 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Apollo, right, laureate.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Spearhead and jawbone of Calydonian boar; to left, bunch of grapes between types, eight-rayed star.

  • Text: AMI?? ?E?N; monogram to left.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.5467-R
Primary reference Number: 232767
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Audit data

Created: Monday 9 September 2019 Updated: Monday 9 September 2019 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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