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Half rupee: CM.203-2016

Object information

Awaiting location update


Ruler: George VI (1936-52)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2016-04-25) by Baywater, Mr. C.


Production date: AD 1944

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 23.7 mm Weight 5.15 g

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.203-2016
Primary reference Number: 242764
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Audit data

Created: Monday 17 August 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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