Aethelred II, Penny, Winchester

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Aethelred II (978-1016), last small cross type Penny (1009-17), Aelfsige of Winchester Mint, draped and diademed bust left, within linear circle, + ÆÐELRÆD REX. Λ.NGL:, rev. short cross at centre,…
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Aethelred II (978-1016), last small cross type Penny (1009-17), Aelfsige of Winchester Mint, draped and diademed bust left, within linear circle, + ÆÐELRÆD REX. Λ.NGL:, rev. short cross at centre, within linear circle, + . ÆLFSGE ON PINCSTR, 1.21g. (N.777; S.1154).

Weak at centre, a couple of peck marks on reverse, toned, very fine with a nice full Mint reading.

Ex Raymond Carlyon-Britton with his ticket, collection sold through Seaby over a number of years

Specification

Period978 - 1016 AD
Datec. 1009-17
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Pennies

Coin Ruler

Aethelred II

Country

England

Coin House

Late Anglo Saxon

Mint Mark

Winchester Mint

ReferencesS.1154
Weight1.21 g

Provenance

Ex Raymond Carlyon-Britton with his ticket, collection sold through Seaby over a number of years

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