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Tetradrachm: CM.MC.9932-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mint: Cyrene



Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa -480 - Circa -435

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 25.5 mm Weight 15.92 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Silphium tree with fruits and leaves.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Horned and bearded head of Zeus Ammon, right, the hair short behind and plaited above neck; all within incuse circle bordered with heavy dots between two linear circles.

  • Text: [KVPA] to right.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.MC.9932-R
Primary reference Number: 237183
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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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