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Sixpence: CM.BI.2669-R

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Die-engraver: Halliday, Thomas
Issuer: King (Wilts., C19th)
Issuer: Gosling
Issuer: Tanner
Issuer: Griffiths (Wilts., C19th)




History note: No provenance.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 19.58 mm
Image(width): 19.33 mm

Place(s) associated

  • Marlborough

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1811


Milled edge

Components of the work

Object composed of silver

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Four hands clasped in circle of points with legend around in milled border

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Legend in two lines with curlicue above and date beneath, all in circle of points with legend around in milled border

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.BI.2669-R
Primary reference Number: 170572
Dalton: 5
Davis: 5
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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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