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Penny: CM.1179-2001

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Maker(s)

Ruler: Stephen (1135-1154)
State: England
Mint: Pevensey
Moneyer: Ailwine (Ælfwine/Æthelwine)

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Notes

History note: Bt Spink 1994; ex P. Spink.

Measurements and weight

Die Axis: 90 degrees
Weight: 1.27 g

Place(s) associated

  • Pevensey

Acquisition and important dates

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

Dating

Anglo-Norman
Circa 1145 - 1150

Materials used in production

Silver

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.1179-2001
Primary reference Number: 78094
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 15 July 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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