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Sceattas: CM.1.23-1990

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Production place: Frisia




History note: Blunt; Shirley Fox 1939

Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa 700 -

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Die Axis 90° degrees Weight 1.55 g

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: pa
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design
  • Text: TILV
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1.23-1990
Primary reference Number: 218123
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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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