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Penny: CM.1.738-1990

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Edward the Confessor (1042-66)
Moneyer: Leofing
Mint: London




History note: Blunt; bought Spink 1987. Found Billingsgate, London, 1986

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1990) by Blunt, Christopher


1042 -


Lead trial piece

Components of the work

Object composed of lead Diameter 19.2 mm Die Axis 270° degrees Weight 1.47 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: +EDæE RD REX
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: +LIFIN6 ON LVNDI
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1.738-1990
Primary reference Number: 217937
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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

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