Cnut (1016-35), Short cross Penny, London (Ex Doubleday)

Item Reference: C223011885 Sold Share
Canute (1016-35), Penny, Short cross type (c.1029-35/36), London Mint, moneyer Leofred, diademed bust left with lis tipped sceptre, legend surrounding, CNVT RECX. Rev, voided short cross, within linear circle and…
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Description

Canute (1016-35), Penny, Short cross type (c.1029-35/36), London Mint, moneyer Leofred, diademed bust left with lis tipped sceptre, legend surrounding, CNVT RECX. Rev, voided short cross, within linear circle and legend surrounding, reads +LEOFRED ON LVN, 0.95g (S.1159; N.790; BMC XVI; SCBI 14 [Copenhagen], 2700-03). Some verdigris in the northern region of the obverse, otherwise a comprehensive example with clear legends and a sound portrait. Good very fine, well provenanced.

Specification

Period 1016 - 1035
Date 1029/35/6
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Pennies

Coin Ruler

Cnut

Country

England

Coin House

Late Anglo Saxon

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

London

Weight 0.95 g

Provenance

Ex. Baldwin’s Basement.
Ex. G. V. Doubleday collection with a supporting ticket in his hand.

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