Pleasing Canute Penny, Norwich, Manna
Canute (1016-1035), Penny, short cross type (1029-35/6), Norwich Mint, Moneyer Manna, diademed bust left with sceptre, legend commences at top, +CNV T .R.ECX:, rev short voided cross with pellet and annulet centre, within linear circle, +MANNA ON NORĐ, 1.14g (BMC type XVI; N.790; S.1159).
Toned, good very fine and very pleasing. ex Duke of Argyll (d.1949),
Collection bought en bloc by Spink and Son Ltd,Gordon V Doubleday Collection, Glendining, 6th October 1987, lot 399.