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Penny: CM.2811-2003

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: William I (1066-87) (Struck in the name of)
Moneyer: Brihtword (Struck in the name of)
Issuer: Nicholas Laboratories
Mint: Bristol (Struck in the name of)
Origin: Slough

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Notes

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

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 18.4 mm
Image(width): 18.5 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Slough

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Production date: circa AD 1965

Components of the work

Object composed of tin

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of William facing with sceptre in circle

  • Text: + WILLELM REX
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Cross pattée with annulet that contains letter of word PAXS in each corner

  • Text: +ERIHTPORDONBRI
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.2811-2003
Primary reference Number: 158838
Rogers: 1325
North: cf. 848
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 1 September 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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