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5 marks: CM.3588-2003

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Issuer: uncertain
Origin: Nüremberg




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

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 14.8 mm
Image(width): 14.8 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Nuremburg

Acquisition and important dates

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


1989 CE - 2001 CE

Components of the work

Object composed of iron

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Crowned harpy with legend above and below in cirle of points with border around

  • Text: SPIEL / *** GELD ***
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Denomination in lozenge with legends above and below

  • Text: 1989 / SPIELGELD
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.3588-2003
Primary reference Number: 159615
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 28 February 2017 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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