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Drachm: CM.MC.9317-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Antiochus VI Dionysus (145/44 BC-142-41 BC)
Mint: Antioch



Acquisition and important dates

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


-144 - -143

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 18 mm Weight 3.99 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Antiochus VI, right, radiate; bead and reel border.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Apollo, naked, seated left on omphalos with bow and arrow; plain exergue line.

  • Text: BA?????? ANTIoXoY right; ??I?ANO? ??oNV?oY left; monogram between legs; uncertain inscription in exergue.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.9317-R
Primary reference Number: 236580
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Audit data

Created: Monday 9 September 2019 Updated: Monday 9 September 2019 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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