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10 piastres: CM.128-2010

Object information

Current Location: In storage


State: Egypt
Issuer: Central Bank of Egypt



Place(s) associated

  • Cairo

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2010-03-26) by Johnston, Ann, Dr


Production date: AD 1940

Components of the work

Object composed of paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Bust of King Farouk quarter-left at left

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Legend in two languages

  • Text: Egyptian Currency Note
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.128-2010
Primary reference Number: 178664
Serial: 463645
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 31 March 2021 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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