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Chach (Tashkent): CM.159-2009

Object information

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Chach (Tashkent), Æ, 7th-8th cent. AD; obv. two three-quarters facing busts; rev. Sogdian inscription around tamgha (Shagalov and Kuznetsov Gp 5, type 1), 2.39g.


History note: Under Review

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2009) by Tye, Robert

Components of the work

Object Weight 2.39 g

Materials used in production

Copper alloy

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.159-2009
Primary reference Number: 246783
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Created: Monday 7 September 2020 Updated: Monday 29 March 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

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

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