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Penny: CM.1885-2007

Object information

Maker(s)

Unknown

Notes

History note: Spink 1988 (NCirc 1988, no. 4602); fd. ‘nr. Thetford’.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 11.42 mm
Image(width): 11.08 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (05/03/2007) by De Wit, G.W., Prof.

Dating

725 - 745 745

Note

Die-duplicate of the ‘lost’ Carlisle specimen (See T&S, p. 491-2) and of 3740.

Components of the work

Object: composed of silver Die Axis 230 degrees Weight 1.13 g

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1885-2007
Primary reference Number: 181775
De Wit: 363
De Wit: 3094
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 20 February 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 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) "Penny" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/181775 Accessed: 2022-01-19 13:18:58

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