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Penny: CM.82-1994

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Alfred the Great (AD 871-99)
Mint: London




History note: Donated S. and M. Phillips

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1994-06-06) by Phillips, Marcus, Dr


Circa 880 -

Components of the work

Object composed of electrotype Diameter 19.5 mm Die Axis 190 degrees Weight 1.74 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: ÄLFR / ED REX
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: Lvndonia monogram
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.82-1994
Primary reference Number: 216812
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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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