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Halfcrown: CM.110-2017

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Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Ruler: Victoria (1837-1901)
Mint: The Royal Mint

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Notes

History note: Colin Cooke list December 2016, No. 177

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2017-01-23) by Colin Cooke Ltd.

Dating

Production date: AD 1841

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 32.3 mm Die Axis 180 degrees Weight 14.14 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Head, left.

  • Text: VICTORIA DEI GRATIA 1841
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: obverse

  • Text: BRITANNIARUM REGINA FID : DEF :
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Crowned arms within wreath.

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.110-2017
Primary reference Number: 241273
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 16 July 2020 Updated: Wednesday 21 July 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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