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Tetradrachm: CM.MC.9807-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Ptolemy V Epiphanes (204-181 BC)
Mint: Citium

Entities

Categories

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: 198 BC

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 27 mm Weight 14.25 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Ptolemy I, Soter, right, wearing diadem and aegis; border of dots.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt; border of dots.

  • Text: ?To?EMAIoY BA??????; L? to left; KI to right.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.9807-R
Primary reference Number: 237060
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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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Tetradrachm" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/237060 Accessed: 2023-11-28 10:07:50

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