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Penny: CM.1.153-1990

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Coenwulf (796-821)
Moneyer: Eama
Mint: London




History note: Blunt; Drabble 331; NCirc March-April 1916, 39292; probably NCirc June 1910, 76458 (Evans); possibly Borghesi 1369; possibly Sabbatini. Found in italy by 1739 (Blunt 1986, pp164-5)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1990) by Blunt, Christopher


Circa 797 -

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 19.9 mm Die Axis 45 degrees Weight 1.34 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: +6OENVVLF REX / Ó (lozenge-shaped O)
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: Ea / Ó / a
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1.153-1990
Primary reference Number: 216321
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Audit data

Created: Monday 21 July 2014 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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