Canute (1016-35), Penny, Helmet type (c.1024-1030), Lincoln

Item Reference: C223011877 Sold Share
Canute (1016-35), Penny, Helmet type (c.1024-1030), Lincoln mint, moneyer Æthelmær, pointed helmet bust left, additional cross behind bust with sceptre in front, legend surrounding as +CNVT REX Λ . Rev,…
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Description

Canute (1016-35), Penny, Helmet type (c.1024-1030), Lincoln mint, moneyer Æthelmær, pointed helmet bust left, additional cross behind bust with sceptre in front, legend surrounding as +CNVT REX Λ . Rev, short voided cross with pellet and annulet centre, pellet in annulet in each angle, all within linear circle, reads +ÆĐELMER ON LIN, 1.00g (S.1158; N.787 var; BMC XIV; SCBI 14 [Copenhagen], Part IIIb, 1536).

Slightly wavy flan, pleasing detail and legible legends, cross behind bust variation visible. Some areas of softness in the central regions of Kings profile, nonetheless about very fine, scarce.

Specification

Period 1024 - 1030
Date 1024-30
Coin Group

British

Coin Ruler

Cnut

Country

England

Coin House

Late Anglo Saxon

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Lincoln

Weight 1.00 g

Provenance

Ex. Baldwin’s Basement, with a supporting ticket in the hand of Peter Mitchell.

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