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One of three medieval German bracteates from the collection of Mr Blunt’s father, Christopher Blunt (1904-87), most of whose collection came to the Museum in 1990.: CM.16-2007

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One of three medieval German bracteates from the collection of Mr Blunt’s father, Christopher Blunt (1904-87), most of whose collection came to the Museum in 1990.

Maker(s)

Ruler: Hermann II (1227-42)

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Description

Hesse-Thuringen , Hermann II (1227-42), AR bracteate, obv. AV in margin, landgrave riding left, cross in field (cf. Lobbuke 940; Berger -), 0.65g. Ex Lord Grantley; ex Seltman.

Notes

History note: Under Review

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2007-01-29) by Blunt, Simon

Dating

1227 - 1242

Components of the work

Object Weight 0.65 g

Materials used in production

Silver

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.16-2007
Primary reference Number: 250378
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Created: Monday 21 September 2020 Updated: Tuesday 29 June 2021 Last processed: Wednesday 30 June 2021

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

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