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Penny: CM.YG.2164-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Æthelred II (First reign, 840/1–4)
Moneyer: Wendelbeorht

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: Young; Carlyon-Britton 218

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1936-07-07) by Young, Arthur W.

Dating

840 - 850

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 14.4 mm Die Axis 220 degrees Weight 1.2 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: +EDILRED RE
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: +VENDELBERª
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.YG.2164-R
Primary reference Number: 216579
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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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