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Penny: CM.259-2016

Object information

Awaiting location update


Ruler: William I (1066-87)
Moneyer: Wulfwine
Mint: Cambridge




History note: Ex Lord Stewartby collection, Spink auction, 22 March 2016, lot 316.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2016-04-25) by Spink and Son Ltd


1066 - 1087

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Diameter 19.2 mm Weight 1.17 g

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.259-2016
Primary reference Number: 242820
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Audit data

Created: Monday 17 August 2020 Updated: Wednesday 21 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 6 August 2021

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Owner or interested party: CAMFZ
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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