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Cut half penny: CM.1.665-1990

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Edgar (959-75)
Moneyer: Æth(el)wulf
Mint: London




History note: Blunt; bought London 1970; F. Baldwin

Acquisition and important dates

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


957 -

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 22.0 mm Die Axis 0° degrees Weight 1.51 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: +EãDèEãR REX
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: +ã5VLF MONETã LVND
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1.665-1990
Primary reference Number: 217554
North: 751
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Audit data

Created: Monday 3 July 2017 Updated: Monday 3 July 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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