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Aethelred II Penny of Canterbury

Price £400

Aethelred II Penny of Canterbury

Aethelred II (978-1016), Penny, long cross type (c.997-1003), Aelfryd of Canterbury Mint, draped bust left, +ÆÐELRÆD REX ANGLO rev long voided cross with tricrescent terminals, pellet at centre, +ÆLFR.YD MΩOCÆNT,1.58g (BMC type IVa; N.774; S.11 51).

Weak in parts of obverse legend, otherwise toned, good very fine.