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Tetrobol: CM.MC.6864-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mint: Argos



Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa -250 - Circa -229

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 19 mm Weight 4.07 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Hera, right, wearing stephanos; hair loose.

  • Text: AP? on stephanos
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Athene Promachos, left, spear in raised right hand; drapery of archaistic style; plain exergue line.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.6864-R
Primary reference Number: 234152
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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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