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Penny: CM.2026-2007

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Æthelred II (841-4)
Mint: York
Moneyer: Monne

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Notes

History note: Finn 1999 (list 15, no. 65).

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 12.79 mm
Image(width): 12.46 mm

Place(s) associated

  • York

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2007-03-05) by De Wit, G.W., Prof.

Dating

841 CE - 844 CE

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Weight 1.05 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Cross with one pellet in each angle + EDILRED REX

  • Text: + EDILRED REX
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Pellet within circle of pellets + MONNE, l. and r. of E six pellets

  • Text: + MONNE
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.2026-2007
Primary reference Number: 181917
De Wit: 469
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 15 January 2024 Last processed: Monday 15 January 2024

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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