Aethelred II Silver Penny Rochester – Superb

Item Reference: C245001284 Sold Share
Æthelred II (978-1016), ‘Long Cross’ Type, Penny, 997-1003, Rochester, Eadsige, + ÆÐELRÆD REX ANGLORX, draped bust left, rev. + EDSIGE MQO ROFEC, voided long cross, 1.67g, (N774; S1151). Good extremely…
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Æthelred II (978-1016), ‘Long Cross’ Type, Penny, 997-1003, Rochester, Eadsige, + ÆÐELRÆD REX ANGLORX, draped bust left, rev. + EDSIGE MQO ROFEC, voided long cross, 1.67g, (N774; S1151). Good extremely fine and pretty much as struck. An exceptional example, a couple of minor peck marks on reverse. Delightfully toned.

Ex Spink 1978.

Specification

Period 997 - 1003
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Penny

Coin Ruler

Aethelred II (Second Reign)

Country

England

Coin House

Kings of Northumbria

Metal

Silver

References N774; S1151
Weight 1.67 g

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