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Penny: CM.1.151-1990

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Coenwulf (796-821)
Moneyer: Sæbeorht
Mint: Canterbury

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: Blunt; Sotheby 17.7.1959, 127

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Circa 797 -

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 18.6 mm Die Axis 90° degrees Weight 1.22 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: +6OENVVLF REX / Ó
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: SEB / ERHT
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1.151-1990
Primary reference Number: 216324
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Audit data

Created: Monday 21 July 2014 Updated: Monday 3 July 2017 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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