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Medieval: CM.1.798-1990

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Mint: Dublin




History note: Ex Blunt coll.; bt London 1959.

Acquisition and important dates

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


Circa 1020 -


XRF analysis 2012: 92.74% Ag; 0.49% Au; 2.06% Cu; 0.07% Zn.

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 17.3 mm Die Axis 15 degrees Weight 1.16 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: legend around bust left.

  • Text: +I3TR6 RE+ EDIHI
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: legend in angles of and broken by long double cross with omega-shaped terminals and pellet in each quarter.

  • Text: +I3 RIFII 3HO DILI
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1.798-1990
Primary reference Number: 218204
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Audit data

Created: Monday 3 July 2017 Updated: Wednesday 17 January 2024 Last processed: Wednesday 17 January 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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