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Penny: CM.ME.541-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Cnut (1016-35)
Moneyer: Eadweald
Mint: London
Moneyer: Æthelric
Mint: Oxford




History note: (1867 Catalogue, 25). Babington c. 1865

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown by unknown


1016 -

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 19 mm Die Axis 0 degrees Die Axis 270 degrees Weight 1.05 g Weight 1.1 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: +6NVT REX ãNèLÖR
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: +EãD æOL D ON L VND
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: +6NVT REX 0NèLORVM
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: +Ä5E LRI6 ÖN O Xç0
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.ME.541-R
Primary reference Number: 217782
North: 781
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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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