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Roman Provincial: CM.LS.1398-R

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Maker(s)

Inferred Caracalla (211-17) (Ruler)
Struck in the name of Julia Domna (Ruler)
Marcus Aurelius Geminus (Issuer)
Smyrna (Mint)
îzmir (Mint)

Notes

History note: Bequeathed to Corpus by the Revd. Samuel Savage Lewis, 1891.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 26.13 mm
Image(width): 25.96 mm

Place(s) associated

  • îzmir

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1991) by Corpus Christi College

Dating

213 - 216

Components of the work

Object composed of bronze Die Axis 180 degrees Weight 11.26 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of Julia Domna right

  • Text: SEBASTE / IOVLIA
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Statue of Tyche left with cornucopia and rudder in tetrastyle Ionic temple

  • Text: E STR M AVR GEMINOV / ZMVRNAI / ON
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.LS.1398-R
Primary reference Number: 175314
SNG: VI 1398
BMC: cf. Smyrna 386
SNG: Cop. 1382
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Audit data

Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Monday 14 April 2014 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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