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One of four Viking coins of the 11th century, purchased for us from the collection of John Chown (Spink sale, 14 March 2001, catalogued by P. Mitchell):: CM.646-2001

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Titles

One of four Viking coins of the 11th century, purchased for us from the collection of John Chown (Spink sale, 14 March 2001, catalogued by P. Mitchell):

Maker(s)

Edward the Confessor (1042-66) (Ruler)

Description

Scandinavia?, anon. imitation of Edward the Confessor’s Expanding Cross type (c.1050-3), silver penny, rev. ]APIRIEI[ , 0.77g. From Spink sale, 14.3.2001, lot 1248; ex Chown.

Notes

History note: Under Review

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2001-04-30) by Mitchell, Peter

Dating

Circa (possibly) 1050 - Circa (possibly) 1053

Components of the work

Object composed of silver Weight 0.77 g

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.646-2001
Primary reference Number: 264404
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Created: Friday 13 November 2020 Updated: Thursday 14 October 2021 Last processed: Thursday 14 October 2021

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

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