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Cut half penny: CM.ME.553-R

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Edward the Confessor (1042-66)
Moneyer: Ælfheah
Mint: Stamford

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Unknown (unknown) by unknown

Dating

1042 -

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter (min) 8.4 mm Diameter 17.1 mm Die Axis 270° degrees Weight 0.44 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: +EDæã…
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: +ÄL…STA
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.ME.553-R
Primary reference Number: 217873
North: 813
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Audit data

Created: Monday 21 July 2014 Updated: Monday 3 July 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Cut half penny" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/217873 Accessed: 2023-01-27 12:47:13

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