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Triobol: CM.MC.5487-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mint: Phocis



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa 400 BC

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 15 mm Weight 2.71 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bull's head, facing, bound with sacrificial fillet, the ends of which hang down from the horns.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Female head of fine style, right, hair waved and bound with ampyx; incuse square.

  • Text: O [?] K _
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.5487-R
Primary reference Number: 232787
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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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