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Sestertius: CM.6.321-1933

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Maker(s)

Commodus (180-192) (Ruler)
Roman Empire (State)
Rome (Mint)

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 29 mm
Image(width): 30 mm
Weight: 21.72 g

Place(s) associated

  • Rome

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933-06) by de Pass, Alfred A.

Dating

186 - 187

Materials used in production

Copper alloy

Techniques used in production

Struck (metalworking)

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.6.321-1933
Primary reference Number: 84927
BMC: IV.810.594
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 4 August 2021 Last processed: Friday 6 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Sestertius" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/84927 Accessed: 2022-07-01 05:41:33

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