ANGLO-SAXON, Kings of All England. Cnut.
|280, Lot: 449. Estimate $300.
Sold for $340. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
1016-1035. AR Penny (18mm, 1.04 g, 12h). Pointed Helmet type (BMC xiv, Hild. G). Theodford (Thetford) mint; Aedwine, moneyer. Struck circa 1024-1030. Draped bust left, wearing pointed helmet; scepter before / + Æ · ΛDPINE MO ĐEO, voided short cross, limbs united at base by two concentric circles with pellet in center; in each angle, broken annulet enclosing pellet. SCBI 15 (Copenhagen), 3756-7 var. (rev. legend); BMC 599-600 var. (same); North 787; SCBC 1158. VF, lightly toned.
From the Tradewinds Collection.