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draughts-piece

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1879,0705.50

  • Description

    Draughtsman; black wood; obverse: naked Bacchant dancing, pouring wine from jug and holding ear of corn; legend; reverse: Bacchus holding goblet, seated on empty barrel with pistol; victory; legend.

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 5.4 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Content

        VINO. PRVDENTIA CONSTAT
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Content

        BACCHARI PRUDENTIA. NESCIT
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1879

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number

    1879,0705.50

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