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Greek: CM.MC.9558-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Trajan Decius (AD 249-51)
Mint: Rhesaena



Acquisition and important dates

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


249 - 251

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 25.5 mm Weight 11.95 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Draped bust of Decius, right, radiate.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Founder of the city, with sceptre in left hand, ploughing right with yoke of oxen; above, eagle with spread wings facing, head turned left with wreath in beak; in exergue, half-figure of river-god swimming right; border of dots.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.9558-R
Primary reference Number: 236821
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Audit data

Created: Monday 9 September 2019 Updated: Monday 9 September 2019 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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