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Tetradrachm: CM.164-2017

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Aurelian (270-275) (Ruler)
Alexandria (Mint)


History note: Ex Naville Numismatics, Auction 24, Lot 394

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2017-04-24) by Buttrey, T.V., Prof.


272 - 273

Components of the work

Object composed of billon Diameter 19.57 mm Die Axis 0 degrees Weight 8.01 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust, right.

  • Text: A K ? ?OM AVPH?????? C?B
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: obverse

  • Text: L ?
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Eagle, standing looking left between two standards

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.164-2017
Primary reference Number: 241327
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 16 July 2020 Updated: Wednesday 21 July 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 21 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: CAMFZ
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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