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Quarter anna: CM.450-2017

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Ruler: George V (1910-1936)
Mint: The Royal Mint



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2017-11-20) by Millet, Prof. M.


Production date: AD 1936

Components of the work

Object composed of copper alloy Diameter 25 mm Die Axis 0 degrees Weight 4.86 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Crowned, draped bust left.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: obverse

  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Border of vines.

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.450-2017
Primary reference Number: 241612
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Created: Thursday 16 July 2020 Updated: Wednesday 21 July 2021 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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