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One of twelve ancient coins in gold, electrum and silver of the state of Carthage (8 coins), of Syracuse, Sicily, of Lysimachus King of Thrace and Ptolemy I King of Egypt.: CM.20-1987

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One of twelve ancient coins in gold, electrum and silver of the state of Carthage (8 coins), of Syracuse, Sicily, of Lysimachus King of Thrace and Ptolemy I King of Egypt.

Description

Carthage, Africa. Electrum stater, c.300 BC. Horse standing to right, wt. 7.41g (Jenkins and Lewis, Carthaginian gold and electrum coins, group V, 246.1).

Notes

History note: Mrs. R.B. Lewis bequest, from the collection of the late R.B. Lewis.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1987-07-20) by National Art Collections Fund

Dating

Production date: circa 300 BC/BCE

Components of the work

Object: composed of electrum Weight 17.41 g

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.20-1987
Primary reference Number: 284989
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Created: Wednesday 7 April 2021 Updated: Thursday 26 August 2021 Last processed: Thursday 26 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Stater" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/284989 Accessed: 2021-12-05 14:39:05

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