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Penny: CM.863-2002

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Current Location: In storage


Sihtric II (920/1–7) (Ruler)
Possible East Midlands (Production place)


History note: Blackburn 2006, SC7. Thurcaston hoard (Blackburn 2001, 1)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2002-11-25) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


Circa 920 -

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 20.0 mm Die Axis 270° degrees Weight 1.15 g

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  • Text: SÊTR / IC DI+
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.863-2002
Primary reference Number: 217061
North: 535 var
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Created: Monday 21 July 2014 Updated: Thursday 16 July 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

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

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