ANGLO-SAXON, Kings of All England. Cnut.
|CNG 87, Lot: 2079. Estimate $300.
Sold for $475. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
1016-1035. AR Penny (18mm, 1.03 g, 12h). Pointed Helmet type (BMC xiv, Hild. G). London mint; Godric, moneyer. Struck circa 1024-1030. + CNVT RECX Λ, bust left, wearing pointed helmet; scepter before / + GODRIC ON LVNDE:, voided short cross, limbs united at base by two concentric circles with pellet in center; in each angle, broken annulet enclosing pellet. SCBI 14 (Copenhagen), 2626-7; Hild. 2456; BMC 417; North 787; SCBC 1158. Good VF, lightly toned.
From the TJH Collection.