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8 maravedis, 1855, pierced and stamped '1870': CM.5911-2018

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8 maravedis, 1855, pierced and stamped '1870'


Ruler: Isabella II (1833-68)



Legal notes

Presented by Art Fund, 2018

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 30 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


19th Century
Production date: AD 1855

Materials used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 1870
  • Location: Obverse
  • Method of creation: Stamped

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Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.5911-2018
Primary reference Number: 313126
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Created: Thursday 17 August 2023 Updated: Wednesday 14 February 2024 Last processed: Wednesday 14 February 2024

Associated departments & institutions

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

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