Aethelred II, Penny, Winchester

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Aethelred II (978-1016), Penny, mule of intermediate small cross and CRVX type (c.995), Winchester mint, moneyer Brihtmaer, draped bust left, no sceptre, within linear circle, legend commences at top, +ÆĐELRÆD…
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Aethelred II (978-1016), Penny, mule of intermediate small cross and CRVX type (c.995), Winchester mint, moneyer Brihtmaer, draped bust left, no sceptre, within linear circle, legend commences at top, +ÆĐELRÆD REX ANGLORX, outer beaded circle surrounding both sides. Rev. voided cross within linear circle, letters C R X in each angle, legend surrounding, +BYRHTMÆR M-O PIN, 1.64g (BMC type III; N.773/770; S.1150/1148).

Toned, a few pecks, otherwise bold very fine and rare.

Specification

Period978 - 1016 AD
Coin Group

British

Demonination

Pennies

Coin Ruler

Aethelred II

Country

England

Coin House

Late Anglo Saxon

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Winchester Mint

ReferencesS.1150/1148
Weight1.64 g

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