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British Isles: CM.YG.3518-R

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Issuer: O'Brien, Murrough, 1st Earl of Inchiquin (1614-74)
Ruler: Charles I (1625-49)




Sometimes called 'Inchiquin Money', these pieces were manufactured from cut pieces of flattened plate during the Irish rising of the early-mid 1640s.

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: AD 1642

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter (max) 37 mm Diameter (min) 30 mm Die Axis 0 degrees Weight 29.72 g

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.YG.3518-R
Primary reference Number: 226503
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Created: Thursday 21 February 2019 Updated: Thursday 10 December 2020 Last processed: Friday 6 August 2021

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

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