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Tetradrachm: CM.MC.9298-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Demetrius I Soter (161 BC-150 BC)
Ruler: Laodice V (Inferred)
Mint: Tyre



Acquisition and important dates

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


-162 - -150

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 27.5 mm Weight 16.17 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Jugate heads, right, of Demetrius I, wearing diadem, and Laodice wearing stephane; bead and reel border.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Draped figure of Tyche seated left on stool; sceptre in right hand, cornucopiae in left hand; palm branch to left.

  • Text: BA?????? ?HMTPIoY ??THPo?; monogram to left.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.9298-R
Primary reference Number: 236561
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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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