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Greek: CM.MC.9090-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Valerian I (AD 253-60)
Mint: Syedra



Acquisition and important dates

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


253 - 260

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 29.5 mm Weight 13.38 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Draped bust of Valerian I, right, radiate; border of dots.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Aphrodite, Ares and Hermes standing in a group from left to right. Aphrodite draped and holding flower (?) in right hand; body full-face, head turned right Ares and Hermes looking left; the former wears crested helmet and cuirass; traces of lance (?). Hermes wears boots and probably has caduceus in left hand; plain exergue line; border of dots.

  • Text: CY ?? P ? ??
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.9090-R
Primary reference Number: 236366
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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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