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Nummus: CM.49-2017

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Ruler: Decentius (AD 350-53)
Issuer: officina P
Mint: Arles



Acquisition and important dates

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


351 - 353

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 21.3 mm Die Axis 0 degrees Weight 4.04 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bare-headed, draped, cuirassed bust, right; A behind.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: obverse

  • Text: VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAE. Mintmark: I//[PAR]
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Two Victories, each supporting a wreath surmounted by Chi-Rho, containing VOT/V/MVLT/X.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.49-2017
Primary reference Number: 241212
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Created: Thursday 16 July 2020 Updated: Wednesday 21 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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