Edward the Confessor (1042-66), Penny, Trefoil quadrilateral type (c.1046-48), Winchester

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Edward the Confessor (1042-66), Penny, Trefoil quadrilateral type (c.1046-48), Winchester mint, moneyer Leodmaer, diademed bust left with sceptre, bust to bottom of coin, legend commences +EDPRD REX. Rev, quadrilateral ornament…
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Description

Edward the Confessor (1042-66), Penny, Trefoil quadrilateral type (c.1046-48), Winchester mint, moneyer Leodmaer, diademed bust left with sceptre, bust to bottom of coin, legend commences +EDPRD REX. Rev, quadrilateral ornament with three pellets in each angle, short voided cross, within linear circle, legend reads +LΛDIMER ON PINC, the NC ligate, 1.05g (S.1174; N.817; BMC III; SCBI 18 [Copenhagen], 1256-57).

Old cabinet tone, portrait and legends clear, the quadrilateral reverse emblem a little distorted, small deposit at 12 o’clock. One striking crack visible when held to good light. Very fine, metal stable, noted on the backing ticket as rare.

Ex Baldwin’s Basement with a supporting ticket
Ex Glendining, Thursday 1st July 1965, lot 858

Specification

Period 1042 - 1066
Date 1046-48
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Penny

Coin Ruler

Edward the Confessor

Country

England

Coin House

Late Anglo Saxon

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Winchester Mint

Weight 1.05 g

Provenance

Ex Baldwin’s Basement with a supporting ticket
Ex Glendining, Thursday 1st July 1965, lot 858

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