Skip to main content

Penny: CM.11-2023

Object information

Awaiting location update


Ruler: George V (1910-1936)
Mint: Royal Mint




Defaced George V, AE penny, 1915, stamped ‘1942 / JSH / ET’

Legal notes

Given by Dr Gary Oddie, 2023

Place(s) associated

  • London

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2023) by Oddie, Gary


20th Century
1915 - 1942

Materials used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 1942 / JSH / ET
  • Location: Obverse
  • Method of creation: Stamped
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.11-2023
Primary reference Number: 312697
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Wednesday 24 May 2023 Updated: Wednesday 24 May 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Penny" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-06-19 15:53:27

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=Penny |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-06-19 15:53:27|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...