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Tetradrachm: CM.MC.9910-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Aurelian (AD 270-75)
Ruler: Severina (Struck in the name of)
Mint: Alexandria



Acquisition and important dates

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


270 - 275

Components of the work

Object composed of Billion Diameter 21.5 mm Weight 9.34 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Draped bust of Severina, right, wearing stephane; border of dots.

  • Text: [OV??C]?VH PINAC?B
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Richly draped figure of Elpis standing left; flower in right hand; holds drapery with left hand; border of dots.

  • Text: ?ToVC; ? to right.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.9910-R
Primary reference Number: 237161
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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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