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Greek: CM.MC.9121-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


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



Acquisition and important dates

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


238 - 244

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 38 mm Weight 28.66 g

Inscription or legends present

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

  • Text: AVTKANT?oP?IANoCC??; ? ? to left and right.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: To left, Perseus standing right, chlamys over shoulders, wearing winged sandals; harp in right hand; left hand raised and holding object; to right, fisherman in short chiton standing left, holding rod on which a fish; border of dots.

  • Text: TAPCOVM HTPo?o??[?]C; B ? to left and right; A M K between figures.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.9121-R
Primary reference Number: 236397
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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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