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Greek: CM.MC.8688-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Gordian III (238-244)
Mint: Nysa

Entities

Categories

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

238 - 244

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 35 mm Weight 17.67 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Draped bust of Gordian, right, laureate; border of dots.

  • Text: AVTKMANT o????IANOC´┐Ż
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Demeter with lit torch in each hand riding left in car drawn by winged serpent; border of dots.

  • Text: ????[?V]P ?[???] ?TOVN YCA???
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.8688-R
Primary reference Number: 235965
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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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Greek" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/235965 Accessed: 2023-12-10 16:55:01

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