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Tetradrachm: CM.MC.8566-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mint: Rhodes



Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa -400 - Circa -333

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 24 mm Weight 14 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Helios, three-quarter face to right, hair heavily massed in loose curls.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Rose on stem with bud to left; uncertain symbol to right; incuse square

  • Text: PO?? ??; ? to left
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.8566-R
Primary reference Number: 235845
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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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