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Penny: CM.1.632-1990

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Edgar (959-75)
Moneyer: Beorhtric
Mint: Wallingford

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: Blunt; bought London 1954; from Ireland. Stray from Smarmore hoard

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1990) by Blunt, Christopher

Dating

957 -

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 23.6 mm Die Axis 0 degrees Weight 1.12 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: extra small cross in field

  • Text: +EãDèãR RE TO BRT DZZ
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: extra small cross in field

  • Text: +BEORHTRI6 M æEãLI
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1.632-1990
Primary reference Number: 217516
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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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