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Penny: CM.793-2005

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Edward the Elder (899-924)
Moneyer: Pitit
Production place: Northeast Mercia/east midlands (Possible)




History note: Brantham hoard

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2005-05-09) by Department for Culture, Media and Sport


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Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 22.8 mm Die Axis 0 degrees Weight 1.59 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: +E@DVVE@RD REX
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: PITIT / MONE
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.793-2005
Primary reference Number: 217153
North: 649
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Audit data

Created: Monday 3 July 2017 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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