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Cut halfpenny: CM.576-2013

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Object information


Henry I (1100-35) (Ruler)
Erebald (Moneyer)
Carlisle (Mint)


History note: From the collection of the late Dr. David J. de Sola Rogers (1946-99). Found between Worksop (Notts.) and Sheffield (S. Yorks.).

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (14/10/2013) by Galata Coins


1100 -

Components of the work

Object: composed of silver Diameter 19.8 mm Weight 0.73 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust facing crowned and diademed, head three-quarters left, sceptre in right hand.

  • Text: HENRICUS
  • Location: Obverse
  • Design

Inscription present: Quadrilateral with incurved sides and lis at each angle over cross fleury.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.576-2013
Primary reference Number: 200392
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Audit data

Created: Monday 9 February 2015 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 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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