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Sixpence: CM.3267-2003

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Object information

Maker(s)

Struck in the name of Edward VII (1901-10) (Ruler)

Notes

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

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 21.3 mm
Image(width): 22.0 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Uncertain 1990 - 2001

Components of the work

Object: composed of plastic

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of Edward VII right with legend around

  • Text: EDWARDVS VII DEI GRA:BRITT:OMN:REX FID: DEF:IND:IMP:
  • Location: Obverse
  • Design

Inscription present: Denomination in wreath with crown above and date below

  • Text: 1905
  • Location: Reverse
  • Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.3267-2003
Primary reference Number: 159294
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 1 September 2020 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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Sixpence" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/159294 Accessed: 2021-06-21 20:11:35

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