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Drachm: CM.MC.8369-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mint: Chios



Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: post 250 BC

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 17.5 mm Weight 3.66 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Sphinix with curved wing, seated left; to left, bunch of grapes; dotted exergue line and border.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Amphora; magistrate's name to right, city name to left

  • Text: XIo? HPI???o?
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.8369-R
Primary reference Number: 235649
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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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