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Penny 1797, defaced early 1800s: CM.5491-2018

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Penny 1797, defaced early 1800s


Ruler: George III (1760-1820)
State: United Kingdom



Legal notes

Presented by Art Fund, 2018

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 36 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2018) by Scott, J. Gavin The Art Fund


1797 - Before 1825

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.5491-2018
Primary reference Number: 313022
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Created: Wednesday 9 August 2023 Updated: Monday 12 February 2024 Last processed: Monday 12 February 2024

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

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