Skip to main content

Real of 3 1/2 libras: CM.PG.20332-2006

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ruler: John I (1385-1433)
Mint: Lisbon

Entities

Categories

Notes

History note: Found in Grierson's rooms

Acquisition and important dates

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

Components of the work

Object composed of billon Diameter 25.37 mm Weight 2.74 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: IHNS crowned, L below

  • Text: ADI[…]NOSTRVM:QVI:I
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: five shields cruciform, castles in angles

  • Text: IHNS:DEI:GRA:REX:POR:ET[…]
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.PG.20332-2006
Primary reference Number: 223549
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Monday 3 July 2017 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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Real of 3 1/2 libras" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/223549 Accessed: 2022-12-03 22:56:47

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/223549 |title=Real of 3 1/2 libras |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-12-03 22:56:47|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/api/v1/objects/object-223549

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

Real de 3½ libras

Accession Number: CM.PG.7121-2006

Real de 3½ libras

Accession Number: CM.ME.33-R

Real de 3½ libras

Accession Number: CM.PG.11084-2006

Real de 3½ libras

Accession Number: CM.PG.7122-2006

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...