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Cut halfpenny: CM.573-2013

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Henry I (1100-35) (Ruler)
Barcuit (Moneyer)
Bristol (Mint)

Notes

History note: From the collection of the late Dr. David J. de Sola Rogers (1946-99). Found London (Thames Exchange or Vintry), 1990.

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

1100 -

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 19.1 mm Weight 0.53 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Crowned bust facing, annulets by neck.

  • Text: HENRI REX N.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Cross fleury with annulet centre; in each angle, three pellets on a pile which rests on the inner circle.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.573-2013
Primary reference Number: 200389
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Audit data

Created: Monday 9 February 2015 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 6 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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