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Stater: CM.MC.9263-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Antiochus III The Great (222 BC-187 BC)
Mint: Bactra



Acquisition and important dates

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


-223 - -187

Components of the work

Object composed of gold Diameter 18 mm Weight 8.52 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Youthful head of Antiochus III, right, wearing diadem.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Apollo, naked, a garment visible over right thigh, seated left on omphalos and looking down on arrow held in his right hand; left hand holds bow which rests on ground; above the arrow and star and below the arrow, symbol; to left, between legs and name, a lyre.

  • Text: BA?????? ANTIoXoY; monogram below Apollo's forearm.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.9263-R
Primary reference Number: 236526
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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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