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Sestertius: CM.YG.323-R

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Maker(s)

Caracalla (211-17) (Ruler)
Roman Empire (State)
Rome (Mint)

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 32 mm
Image(width): 31 mm
Weight: 27.36 g

Place(s) associated

  • Rome

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1936-07-07) by Young, Arthur W.

Dating

Production date: AD/CE 211

Materials used in production

Copper alloy

Techniques used in production

Struck (metalworking)

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.YG.323-R
Primary reference Number: 83356
BMC: V.415.266
Old object number: Y.1137-1936
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Audit data

Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Monday 14 April 2014 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Sestertius" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/83356 Accessed: 2021-11-27 14:07:42

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