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Shilling/5 pence: CM.3109-2003

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Issuer: uncertain




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

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 24.0 mm
Image(width): 23.7 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1968

Components of the work

Object composed of plastic

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Stylised thistle over denomination with flowers either side, legends above and below

  • Text: Decimal Play Money / New Pence
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Denomination with flowers either side, legends above and below

  • Text: Play Money / One Shilling
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.3109-2003
Primary reference Number: 159136
Rogers: cf. 1365, 1368
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 15 December 2023 Last processed: Friday 15 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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