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Penny: CM.863-2002

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

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

Notes

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

Dating

Circa 920 -

Components of the work

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

Inscription or legends present

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

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.863-2002
Primary reference Number: 217061
North: 535 var
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Audit data

Created: Monday 21 July 2014 Updated: Thursday 16 July 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 24 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Penny" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/217061 Accessed: 2022-08-13 08:33:28

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