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50 kroner: CM.148-2010

Object information

Current Location: In storage


State: Norway
Issuer: Norges Bank



Place(s) associated

  • Oslo

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2010-03-26) by Buttrey, T. V., Prof.


Production date: AD 2005


Different spellings of Norway on obverse and reverse: "Norges" & "Noregs"

Components of the work

Object composed of paper

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Left facing bust of Peter Christen Asbjørnsen

  • Text: Norges Bank // 50 // Femti kroner // Peter Christen / Asbjørnsen 1812-1885
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Picture of waterlilies based on Asbjørnsen's story "A summer night in Krogskogen", at bottom right an outline of a key

  • Text: Noregs Bank // 50 // femti kroner // 2005
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.148-2010
Primary reference Number: 178681
Serial: 1321545177
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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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