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Double sol parisis: CM.PG.20074-2006

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: Henry III (1574-1589)

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Notes

History note: Found in Grierson's rooms

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2006-11-20) by Grierson, Philip, Prof.

Dating

Production date: exact AD 1576

Components of the work

Object composed of billon Diameter 25.82 mm Weight 2.82 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: three lis crowned

  • Text: HENRIC.III.D.G.F.ET.POLO.RX.N
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: cross fleurdelisee

  • Text: SIT.NOMEN.DNI.BENE.1576
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.PG.20074-2006
Primary reference Number: 223306
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Audit data

Created: Wednesday 29 August 2018 Updated: Wednesday 29 August 2018 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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