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One of five silver Syrian tetradrachms of Vespasian (AD 69-79) and Trajan (AD 98-117):: CM.154-1992

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Titles

One of five silver Syrian tetradrachms of Vespasian (AD 69-79) and Trajan (AD 98-117):

Maker(s)

Ruler: Vespasian (69-79)

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Description

Syria, Vespasian (69-79), silver tetradrachm, year 2, AD 69-70. Possibly struck at Alexandria in Egypt for use in Syria. Head of Vespasian right / Eagle standing left on club, 13.50g.

Notes

History note: Under Review

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1992-04-27) by Baldwin & Sons Ltd.

Dating

69 - 70

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Weight 13.5 g

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.154-1992
Primary reference Number: 276292
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Created: Friday 20 November 2020 Updated: Thursday 7 December 2023 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

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

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