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Roman Republican AE sextans Rome, post-211 BC.: CM.273-2019

Object information

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Roman Republican AE sextans Rome, post-211 BC.


Mint: Rome



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2019-04-29) by Buttrey, T. V., Prof.


Production date: post 211 BC

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Diameter 19 mm Weight 6.25 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Mercury, right, wearing winged petasos; above, denominational mark.

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Prow, right; denominational mark below.

  • Text: ROMA
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.273-2019
Primary reference Number: 301826
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 5 August 2021 Updated: Thursday 5 August 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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