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Alliance coin with the Lycians: CM.MC.8973-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Alliance coin with the Lycians


Ruler: Caracalla



Acquisition and important dates

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


211 - 217

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 25.5 mm Weight 13.04 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Alexander in lion-skin, right; border of dots.

  • Text: A?E?AN??OCkTICTA?O???NIA[T??]
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Apollonia and Lycia facing one another, clasping right hands; above, a stele-shaped tablet, probably commemorating the alliance; in field below, lit altar; plain exergue line.

  • Text: A?O???N [IAT ?? KAI?VK]I?? OMONOI[A]
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.8973-R
Primary reference Number: 236249
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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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