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One and a half asses: CM.MC.8393-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mint: Chios



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 3.43 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Similar to last, the raised paw resting on amphora; plain exergue line; last letter of inscription in exergue

  • Text: XI ? N
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Two crossed thyrsi; star to left; all within vine-wreath; bunch of grapes above.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.8393-R
Primary reference Number: 235673
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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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