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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1933,0603.6

  • Denomination

    • sceat
  • Description

    Silver coin.(obverse) Bust right, wreath ties knotted but angular. Drapery concentric. Hand-held cross on shaft.
    (reverse) Animal (lion?) with curled body made up of pellets, looking right. Pointed ear and long tongue elaborately knotted. Fangs with teeth.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 710-730
  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Type series

    • Series K, BMC 32a var
  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 0.59 grammes
  • Bibliography

    • Hill 1953 100, Type 32a, Pl. 6, 7 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    Coin broken and re-glued

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1933

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    1933,0603.6

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