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Penny: CM.1914-2003

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Edward the Confessor (1042-66)
Moneyer: Wicing
Mint: Worcester




History note: Bought Conte 2003; bought Spink 1989. Found London (Thames Exchange)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2003-04-28) by The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum


1042 -

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 18.4 mm Die Axis 0° degrees Weight 1.08 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: EãDæãRD REX
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: +æI6INè ON æIRE6E
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1914-2003
Primary reference Number: 218066
North: 835
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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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