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Penny: CM.BI.1811-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Die-engraver: Milton, John (engraver) (Inferred)
Issuer: Romaine, W., Rev. (Struck in the name of)

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Notes

History note: No recorded provenance; probably ex Rattey Collection, given first half of 1917

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 31.29 mm
Image(width): 31.96 mm
Weight: 14.62 g

Place(s) associated

  • London

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (2008)

Dating

Uncertain 1795-07-26 CE - Uncertain 1805 CE

Note

Plain edge

Components of the work

Object composed of copper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of the Rev. Romaine three-quarters right, head half right, engraver's signature at right of truncation

  • Text: REVD. W . ROMAINE � M. A.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Faith standing with cross and right hand raised upwards

  • Text: THE JUST SHALL LIVE BY HIS FAITH // D�JULY�26�1795 / A. 81.
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.BI.1811-R
Primary reference Number: 164869
Dalton & Hamer: 216
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 7 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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