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Penny: CM.1.680-1990

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Æthelred II (AD 978–1016)
Moneyer: Ælfgeat
Mint: London

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Notes

History note: Blunt; WOS 1949

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

978 -

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 20.3 mm Die Axis 0° degrees Weight 1.33 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: +Ä5ELRÄD REX ãÑLØ
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: +ÄLFèET MO LVN
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1.680-1990
Primary reference Number: 217628
North: 770
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Audit data

Created: Monday 21 July 2014 Updated: Friday 9 August 2019 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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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Penny" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/217628 Accessed: 2022-10-04 12:22:36

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