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A medieval coin brooch: CM.574-2012

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A medieval coin brooch


Ruler: William II (1087-1100)




Repoussé copper-alloy foil impression imitating the obverse of a silver penny of William II (1087-1100), BMC type 3 (Cross Voided), 20 mm diameter, 0.26g.


History note: Under Review

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2012-06-11) by Allen, M. R., Dr


1090 - 1099

Components of the work

Object composed of copper alloy Weight 0.26 g

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.574-2012
Primary reference Number: 247539
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Created: Monday 7 September 2020 Updated: Wednesday 19 May 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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