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Tetradrachm: CM.MC.9326-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Antiochus VII Euergetes (138 BC-129 BC)
Mint: Tyre



Acquisition and important dates

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


-130 - -129

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 30.5 mm Weight 16.37 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Antiochus VII, right, wearing diadem; bead and reel border.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Athene standing left, wearing crested helmet and holding wreath-bearing Nike, left, on extended right hand; lance over left shoulder; left hand on rim of shield in centre of which, large face; club to left; all in laurel-wreath.

  • Text: BA?????? ANTIoXoY to right; EYEP ?EToY to left; monograms atop club to left and IEP A?Y to left; ??? and monogram in exergue.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.9326-R
Primary reference Number: 236589
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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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