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Penny: CM.205-1996

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Æthelred II (AD 978–1016)
Moneyer: Eadwine
Mint: Cambridge




History note: K. A. Jacob

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1996-04-29) by Jacob, Kenneth Allen


978 -

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 19.7 mm Die Axis 270° degrees Weight 1.34 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: +Ä5ELRDE REX 0ÑLO
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: +ED æIN E MO è RãNT
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.205-1996
Primary reference Number: 217665
North: 774
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Audit data

Created: Monday 21 July 2014 Updated: Friday 9 August 2019 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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