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Penny: CM.1.53-1930

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Maker(s)

Æthelstan (c.924/5-39) (Ruler)
Otic (Moneyer)
Winchester (Mint)

Notes

History note: Duncanson; Smart; Smith 25; Lake Price 28; Murchison 264.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1930-02-15) by Duncanson, T. J. G.

Dating

924 -

Components of the work

Object: composed of silver Diameter 21.7 mm Die Axis 270° degrees Weight 1.57 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: +Ä5ELçTAN REX TO BR
  • Location: Obverse
  • Design
  • Text: +OTI6 MONETA VVIÇI
  • Location: Reverse
  • Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1.53-1930
Primary reference Number: 217261
North: 673
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Audit data

Created: Monday 3 July 2017 Updated: Friday 26 July 2019 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Penny" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/217261 Accessed: 2021-11-30 18:09:21

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