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Pattern Broad (20 shillings) produced under Oliver Cromwell.: CM.YG.3600-R

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Pattern Broad (20 shillings) produced under Oliver Cromwell.


Ruler: Commonwealth of England (1649-60)
Ruler: Cromwell, Oliver (1653-1658)
Mint: London




History note: Ex Kirk Colleciton sale, Sotheby's, 05.12.1884, lot 124

Place(s) associated

  • London ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1936) by Young, Arthur W.


Production date: AD 1656

Components of the work

Object composed of gold Diameter 29 mm Die Axis 180 degrees Weight 9.03 g

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Accession number: CM.YG.3600-R
Primary reference Number: 226494
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Created: Wednesday 20 February 2019 Updated: Thursday 10 December 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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

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