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Silver Penny of King Aethelred II Moneyer GOLDþINE of London

£250.00

Code: 10096



This is a Saxon silver penny of King Æthelred II, minted at London by the moneyer GOLDþINE. It is a nice bold and well-struck example, though has flan crack and a few peck marks from circulation in Viking held territory.

DENOMINATION: Penny

CULTURE: Saxon England

DATE: 978 - 1013 A.D.

MATERIAL: Silver

SIZE: 20.11mm dia

WEIGHT: 1.38 grams

ATTRIBUTION: SPINK 1148

PROVENANCE: Ex. Private Collection, Ex. Baldwins St. James