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Penny: CM.615-1998

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Maker(s)

Edward the Elder (899-924) (Ruler)
Beornweald (Moneyer)
Southeast Mercia (Production place)

Notes

History note: Donated B. Kimberley and D. Petty 1998. Thurcaston hoard (Blackburn 2001, 8).

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1998-11-23) by Kimberely, Brian

Dating

899 -

Components of the work

Object: composed of silver Diameter 23.5 mm Die Axis 0° degrees Weight 1.35 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: +EADVVE…D REX
  • Location: Obverse
  • Design
  • Text: BEORNæ / OLD M…
  • Location: Reverse
  • Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.615-1998
Primary reference Number: 217066
North: 649
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Audit data

Created: Monday 21 July 2014 Updated: Thursday 16 July 2020 Last processed: Thursday 8 April 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Penny" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/217066 Accessed: 2021-12-05 05:25:44

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