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Penny: CM.139-1978

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

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

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Notes

History note: Donated Miss B. K. Burn

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1978-11-27) by Burn, B.K., Miss

Dating

978 -

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 20.0 mm Die Axis 0° degrees Weight 1.68 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: +Ä5ELRÄD REX 0ÑLÖ
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: +LEO FçTã N MO LVND
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.139-1978
Primary reference Number: 217692
North: 774
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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/217692 Accessed: 2022-10-04 10:42:23

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