Edward the Elder (899-924), Penny, Two Line type, + EADVVEARD REX, around small cross patteé in solid inner circle. Rev. Moneyer Sprov, SPOV MONE in two lines divided by three small crosses patteé, groups of four pellets above and three below, 1.50g (N.649; S.1087).
Bold very fine, on a full flan, double linear circles both sides with an exceptional provenance.
Ex R.C. Lockett, Part IV April 26th 1960