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Sixpence: CM.3179-2003

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Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Ruler: George V (1910-36) (Struck in the name of)
Issuer: Philip & Tracy Ltd. (Uncertain)

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Notes

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

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 19.1 mm
Image(width): 19.2 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Fulham

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Circa 1918 CE - Uncertain 1926 CE

Components of the work

Object composed of cardboard

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head of George V left with legend around in border

  • Text: GEORGIUS V DEI GRA: BRITT:OMN:REX
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Crown dividing date surmounted by lion left, all in ornamental border with legend around in cirlce of points

  • Text: FID: DEF: IND: IMP: / SIXPENCE
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.3179-2003
Primary reference Number: 159206
Rogers: 975
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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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