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Trial Piece for Coinage. Victoria.: CM.224-1975

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Trial Piece for Coinage. Victoria.


Ruler: Victoria (1837-1901)
Engraver: Wyon, Thomas



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1975) by Webb Fund


Production date: AD 1838

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter (min) 34 mm Diameter 43 mm Weight 4.84 g

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.224-1975
Primary reference Number: 228154
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Created: Monday 19 August 2019 Updated: Monday 16 September 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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

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