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Penny: CM.81-1983

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Beonna (749–60 or after)
Mint: Ipswich (Presumed)




History note: Bought University Purchase Fund, 1984. From the Middle Harling hoard (Archibald 1985, MH 43) (Checklist 30)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1983-11-28) by the University Purchase fund


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Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 12.9 mm Die Axis 0 degrees Weight 0.95 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: +benna rx
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: +wil+red
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.81-1983
Primary reference Number: 216278
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Audit data

Created: Monday 3 July 2017 Updated: Wednesday 17 January 2024 Last processed: Wednesday 17 January 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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