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Tetradrachm: CM.MC.9351-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Antiochus IX Cyzicenus (116 BC-96 BC)
Mint: Tarsus



Acquisition and important dates

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


-114 - -95

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 28.5 mm Weight 16.48 g

Inscription or legends present

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

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Pyre of Sandan: a garlanded altar topped by triangular structure containing a deity standing on back of a horned lion; conical objects to left and right of lion; on the top, eagle with spread wings.

  • Text: BA?????? ANTIoXoV to right; ?I???AToPo? and monograms to left.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.9351-R
Primary reference Number: 236614
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Audit data

Created: Monday 9 September 2019 Updated: Monday 9 September 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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