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Obolo: CM.2373-2003

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Ruler: Ferdinand II (1157-88)
Mint: Toledo




History note: Grierson Fund (PG 19,332); Herrero sale 16.10.2003, lot 434.

Measurements and weight

Die Axis: 300 degrees
Image(height): 14 mm
Image(width): 14 mm
Weight: 0.47 g

Place(s) associated

  • Toledo

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2003-10-16) by Herrero, José A.


1157 - 1188

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.2373-2003
Primary reference Number: 109022
Catalogue: 20a
AB: -
Ordering: 302
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 3 January 2017 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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

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