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Penny: CM.211-1996

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Harold I (1035-40)
Moneyer: Ælfwig
Mint: Cambridge




History note: Bequest K. A. Jacob; bt Baldwin October 1974; Glendining 4.9.1974, 121.

Acquisition and important dates

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


1035 -

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 18.3 mm Die Axis 0 degrees Weight 0.96 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: +HãROL D REX
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: +ÄLF æIO N èR ãNT
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.211-1996
Primary reference Number: 217849
North: 810
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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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