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Hemidrachm: CM.MC.6565-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Mint: Elis

Entities

Categories

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: circa 191 BC

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 17 mm Weight 2.39 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Zeus, right, laureate; border of dots.

  • Text: KA??????C
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: A, letters to left; monograms above and right; thunderbolt below; all within laurel-wreath

  • Text: A; FA and monograms
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.6565-R
Primary reference Number: 233854
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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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Hemidrachm" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/233854 Accessed: 2023-03-29 13:48:53

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