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Penny: CM.LS.5506-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Burgred (852-74)
Mint: London




History note: Bequeathed to Corpus by the Revd. Samuel Savage Lewis, 1891; possibly bt Tunbridge Wells 2.7.1872. Possibly Croydon (1862) hoard.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1991) by Corpus Christi College


852 -

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter (min) 11.3 mm Diameter 16.0 mm Die Axis 90 degrees Weight 0.48 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: …èR…
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: … / MON / …
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.LS.5506-R
Primary reference Number: 216780
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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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