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10 escudos: CM.1985-2015

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Ruler: Isabel II (1833-68)




History note: Spink auction 15 July 2015, lot 236.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2015-09-28) by Spink and Son Ltd


Production date: AD 1868

Components of the work

Object composed of gilt platinum Diameter 22.3 mm Weight 8.55 g

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1985-2015
Primary reference Number: 221517
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Audit data

Created: Tuesday 21 July 2015 Updated: Wednesday 13 October 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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