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531350
531350.

ANGLO-SAXON, Kings of All England. Æthelred II. 978-1016. AR Penny (21mm, 1.36 g, 6h). Crux type (BMC iiia, Hild. C). Norwich mint; Eadmund, moneyer. Struck circa 991-997. Draped bust left; trefoil-tipped scepter before / + EΛDMVND M–O NORÐ, voided short cross; C R V X in angles. SCBI 7 (Copenhagen), 1007; North 770; SCBC 1148. Light find patina, slightly bent flan. VF.


Ex Millennium Hoard (Suffolk, 2017).

The Millennium Hoard is a fascinating find of Æthelred II pennies discovered in the remains of an Anglo-Saxon church in Suffolk in 2017.