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Drachm: CM.MC.5956-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Mint: Athens

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Acquisition and important dates

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

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 20.5 mm Weight 7.71 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Draped bust of Athene, right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet; wearing plainly marked aegis; border of dots.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: The sacred olive-tree standing between the amphora and owl which stands facing with spread wings; plain exergue line; border of dots.

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

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.5956-R
Primary reference Number: 233252
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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) "Drachm" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/233252 Accessed: 2024-06-22 11:50:56

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