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Toy coin: CM.2419-2003

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Struck in the name of George II (1727-60) (Ruler)
Uncertain Birmingham (Mint)

Notes

History note: From the estate of Dr David J. de Sola Rogers (1946-99).

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 24.0 mm
Image(width): 24.2 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2003-11-25) by Withers, Paul

Dating

1727 - Uncertain 1780

Components of the work

Object composed of copper alloy

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of George II right

  • Text: G. MAG.BR.FR.ET H REX
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Royal arms of Britain

  • Text: DIEV ET MON DROIT
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.2419-2003
Primary reference Number: 158446
Rogers: 14
Hawkins: 42
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 13 February 2012 Last processed: Wednesday 7 July 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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