Skip to main content

Penny: CM.1150-2001

An image of Penny

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Awaiting location update


Ruler: Stephen (1135-1154)
State: England
Mint: Thetford
Moneyer: Rodbert




History note: Bt Stack sale, lot 677; ex Sheldon hd.

Measurements and weight

Die Axis: 90 degrees
Weight: 0.98 g

Place(s) associated

  • Thetford

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2001-04-30) by Conte, William J., Dr


After 1135 - Before 1154


(type notes) Bury?: Gillebert. Norwich: Adam, Alfward, Edstan, Eustace, Iun, Oter, Walter. Thetford: Baldwi. Uncertain: Robert.

Materials used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1150-2001
Primary reference Number: 78065
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 15 May 2015 Last processed: Wednesday 13 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Penny" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-05-26 19:32:59

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=Penny |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-05-26 19:32:59|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src=""
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Penny</figcaption>

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...