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Penny: CM.BI.2526-R

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Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Die-engraver: Halliday, Thomas
Issuer: Picard, John Kirby
Manufacturer: Thomason, Edward

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Notes

History note: No provenance.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 34.88 mm
Image(width): 35.17 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Hull (N.E.)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (2008-09-02)

Dating

Production date: AD 1813

Note

Grained edge

Components of the work

Object composed of copper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of Duke of Wellington left, legend around, in circle of points

  • Text: VIMIERA·TALAVERA·BADAJOZ·SALAMANCA·VITTORIA *
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Britannia seated left with trident and olive-branch, shield at left of chair, legend around above, date in exergue

  • Text: ONE PENNY TOKEN
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.BI.2526-R
Primary reference Number: 170380
Withers: 1507
Davis: Yorks 93
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 7 September 2020 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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