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5 shillings: CM.68-1944

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Issuer: D unknown
Place of use: Unknown



Measurements and weight

Image(height): 29 mm
Image(width): 29 mm
Weight: 10.42 g

Place(s) associated

  • unknown

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1944-05-05) by Acworth, R.W., Rev.


Circa 1830 - 1870

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Inscription or legends present

  • Text: S/5
  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Inscription

Inscription present: D

  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.68-1944
Primary reference Number: 94209
Henderson: 144
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Created: Monday 14 April 2014 Updated: Monday 7 September 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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