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Cut farthing: CM.563-2013

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Edward the Confessor (1042-66)
Mint: Thetford




History note: From the collection of the late Dr. David J. de Sola Rogers (1946-99). Found Bawsey, Norfolk, by Steve Brown.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2013-10-14) by Galata Coins


1042 -

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 14.8 mm Weight 0.43 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Diademed bust left.

  • Text: EDWERD RE
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Short cross.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.563-2013
Primary reference Number: 200378
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Created: Monday 9 February 2015 Updated: Monday 15 January 2024 Last processed: Monday 15 January 2024

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

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