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Penny: CM.800-2012

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Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Æthelred II (AD 978–1016)
Moneyer: Ceolnoth
Mint: Cissbury




History note: Lockdale (95) 14.7.2012, 865; Elmore Jones 204; Norweb 1222 (SCBI 30, 471)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2012-10-08) by Lockdales


978 -

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 20.2 mm Die Axis 0 degrees Weight 1.76 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: E5ELRÄD REX 0NèLO
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: +6IÖLNÖ5 ON çIDEçTEB
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.800-2012
Primary reference Number: 217740
North: 777
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Audit data

Created: Monday 21 July 2014 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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