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Cistophorus: CM.MC.7736-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Severus Alexander (222-35)
Ruler: Julia Mamaea (Struck in the name of)
Mint: Pergamum



Acquisition and important dates

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


222 - 235

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 24 mm Weight 4.06 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Draped bust of Julia Mamaea, right; border of dots.

  • Text: IOY?IA MAM?A
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Helmeted figure in short chiton standing left, spear in left hand, right hand extended; shield at foot of spear; border of dots.

  • Text: ???C???C? MOV[ ]; ???? to right
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.7736-R
Primary reference Number: 235016
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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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