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Tetradrachm: CM.MC.9314-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Demetrius II Nicator (c.147 BC-138 BC)
Mint: Antioch



Acquisition and important dates

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


-146 - -140

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 27 mm Weight 15.64 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Demetrius II, right, wearing diadem; bead and reel border.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Tyche with sceptre and cornucopiae, seated left on throne supported by winged female monster; plain exergue line.

  • Text: BA?????? ?HMTPIoY to right; ???A????oY NIkAToPo? to left; monogram in exergue.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.9314-R
Primary reference Number: 236577
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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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