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Sixpence: CM.BI.2657-R

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Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Issuer: Tripp, Robert

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Notes

History note: No provenance.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 20.04 mm
Image(width): 19.92 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Bristol

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (2009-09-03)

Dating

Production date: AD 1811

Note

Milled edge

Components of the work

Object composed of silver

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Denomination in pelleted and radiated double circle with legend around

  • Text: R. TRIPP & CO BRISTOL / 1811
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Legend in nine lines in milled border

  • Text: PAYABLE / BY / ONE DOLLAR FOR / 10 TOKENS & 2D / OR 20 TOKENS FOR / 2 DOLLARS & 4D / AND 40 FOR / A ONE / POUND NOTE
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.BI.2657-R
Primary reference Number: 170557
Dalton: 66
Davis: 61
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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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