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Shilling: CM.3023-2003

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Linda (Struck in the name of)
Issuer: M. C. (Inferred)
Issuer: Toytown Cash (Struck in the name of)

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Notes

History note: From the estate of Dr David J. de Sola Rogers (1946-99).

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 17.1 mm
Image(width): 17.2 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2003-11-25) by Withers, Paul

Dating

Uncertain 1951 CE - 1968 CE

Components of the work

Object composed of plastic

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of crowned young girl quarter left with etched border and mint-name around, legend without

  • Text: * LINDA * / TOYTOWN CASH
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Royal arms of England with legend above and denomination in exergue

  • Text: ONE SHILLINGS / * 1'ยท *
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.3023-2003
Primary reference Number: 159050
Rogers: cf. 1134, 1136
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 15 December 2023 Last processed: Friday 15 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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