All Acquisitions

Please note that recent acquisitions are not necessarily on display in the museum.

Image["Portrait medal of Lucy Harington, countess of Bedford (1581-1627)"]

Portrait medal of Lucy Harington, countess of Bedford (1581-1627)

by Nicholas Briot (c.1579-1646)

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Image["Offa of Mercia (757-96), silver penny"]

Offa of Mercia (757-96), silver penny

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Image["Silver half cuartillo, Seville"]

Silver half cuartillo, Seville

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Image["Rummen, Henry of Diest"]

Rummen, Henry of Diest

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Image["Gilt bronze cowrie, China"]

Gilt bronze cowrie, China

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Image["Anglo-Saxons, Eadbald of Kent (616-40), gold shilling, Canterbury mint, c.625"]

Anglo-Saxons, Eadbald of Kent (616-40), gold shilling, Canterbury mint, c.625

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Image["Edward the Confessor, Arm and Sceptre type"]

Edward the Confessor, Arm and Sceptre type

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Image["Edward the Confessor, Transitional Facing Bust Pyramids type"]

Edward the Confessor, Transitional Facing Bust Pyramids type

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Image["Eritrea, Vittorio Emanuele III, silver tallero"]

Eritrea, Vittorio Emanuele III, silver tallero

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Image["Korean charm"]

Korean charm

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Image["Henry II, lead trial-piece"]

Henry II, lead trial-piece

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Image["Liege, William of Lamarck"]

Liege, William of Lamarck

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Image["Galba, silver denarius"]

Galba, silver denarius

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Image["Edward I, silver farthing"]

Edward I, silver farthing

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Image["Bronze portrait medal of Churchill, Kormis"]

Bronze portrait medal of Churchill, Kormis

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Image["Terracotta mosaic with bronze coins, Indian, Habbarid Amirs of Sind"]

Terracotta mosaic with bronze coins, Indian, Habbarid Amirs of Sind

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Image["Henry VIII, silver penny, Durham"]

Henry VIII, silver penny, Durham

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Image["English medieval jeton, groat-sized"]

English medieval jeton, groat-sized

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Image["Bronze portrait medal of Georg Henrik von Wright, Räsänen"]

Bronze portrait medal of Georg Henrik von Wright, Räsänen

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Image["Double guldiner of Emperor Maximilian I (1493-1519)"]

Double guldiner of Emperor Maximilian I (1493-1519)

Krönungsdoppelguldiner (double guldiner), struck in 1517, Antwerp. 53mm across, 60.4g.

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Image["Hugh Percy (Chancellor of Cambridge, 1840-7)"]

Hugh Percy (Chancellor of Cambridge, 1840-7)

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Image["King John of England (1199-1216)"]

King John of England (1199-1216)

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Image["Victoria (1837-1901)"]

Victoria (1837-1901)

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Image["John I of Heinsberg (1395-1438)"]

John I of Heinsberg (1395-1438)

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Image["Caliph Harun (al-Rashid) (786-809)"]

Caliph Harun (al-Rashid) (786-809)

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Image["Queen Tamar of Georgia (1184-1213)"]

Queen Tamar of Georgia (1184-1213)

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Image["Sulayman Mirza, Governor of Badakhshan (1529-84)"]

Sulayman Mirza, Governor of Badakhshan (1529-84)

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Image["Medal by Raimo Heino (1932-95)"]

Medal by Raimo Heino (1932-95)

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Image["Emperor Wong Chien (908-918)"]

Emperor Wong Chien (908-918)

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Image["Kublai Khan (1260-94)"]

Kublai Khan (1260-94)

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Image["Emperor Shuh Ti (1333-50)"]

Emperor Shuh Ti (1333-50)

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Image["Sawshafan of Khorezm (mid-8th cent.)"]

Sawshafan of Khorezm (mid-8th cent.)

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Image["Ma’add, governor of Tabaristan (789)"]

Ma’add, governor of Tabaristan (789)

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Image["Merovingian jewellery (mid-7th cent.)"]

Merovingian jewellery (mid-7th cent.)

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Image["Archbishop Æthelheard of Canterbury (792-805)"]

Archbishop Æthelheard of Canterbury (792-805)

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Image["Æthelred II (978-1016)"]

Æthelred II (978-1016)

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Image["Henry the Lion (1142-95)"]

Henry the Lion (1142-95)

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Image["Edward I (1272-1307)"]

Edward I (1272-1307)

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Image["Philip the Good (1429-67)"]

Philip the Good (1429-67)

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Image["Shah Jahan (1628-58)"]

Shah Jahan (1628-58)

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Acquisition highlights by year

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