Canute Penny, Canterbury, Leofnoth
Item Reference: HG53116
Canute (1016-1035), Penny, short cross type (1029-35/6), Canterbury Mint, Moneyer Leofnoth, diademed bust left with sceptre, legend commences at top, +CNV T RECX, rev short voided cross with pellet and annulet centre, within linear circle, +LEOFNOĐ ON CEN, 1.16g (BMC type XVI; N.790; S.1159).
Toned, double struck on reverse, with a very nice portrait, a bold very fine.
Purchased from A. H. Baldwin and Sons Ltd, October 1992