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Penny: CM.P.3-1960

Object information

Current Location: Gallery 32 (Rothschild)


Ruler: Harold II (1066)
Moneyer: Wulfræd
Mint: Canterbury




History note: Peterhouse 1960

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Loan (1960-01-14) by Peterhouse College


Production date: AD 1066

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 19.7 mm Weight 1.36 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: +HãROLD REX ãN
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: æVLFRED ON 6ãNT
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.P.3-1960
Primary reference Number: 218086
North: 836
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Audit data

Created: Monday 21 July 2014 Updated: Thursday 10 December 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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