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Denarius serratus: CM.3-2017

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Moneyer: Anonymous
Mint: Sicily




History note: Ex Naville Numismatics, Auction 25, 319.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2017-01-23) by Buttrey, T.V., Prof.


-0209 - -0208

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 18.3 mm Die Axis 180 degrees Weight 3.83 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Roma, right, wearing winged helmet.

  • Text: X
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: obverse

  • Text: ROMA
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Dioscuri on horseback charging right. Wheel below.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.3-2017
Primary reference Number: 240479
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 16 July 2020 Updated: Wednesday 21 July 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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