Coin - Penny, Eadred, England, 946-955 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 71

Silver coin; Denomination, Penny
Unknown Mint
Eadred (946-955), King of All England
Moneyer: Heriger
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 21 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 1.418 g (Weight)

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Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Great Britain - England
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: Anglo Saxon
DateEra: 946-955 AD
Denomination: 1 Penny
Obverse Description: A small cross pattee at the centre within a line circle, around, + EADRED REX B
Reverse Description: The moneyers name, AERIG ER MO, in two lines divided by three crosses; with a three dots trefoil above and below the name
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round
Material: Silver
Issued By: King Eadred, England, Great Britain
  1. [Book], J. North, English Hammered Coinage, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 1963, p.97, no.706 Pages
  2. [Book], Philip Skingley - Spink & Sons Ltd., Coins of England and the United Kingdom, Spink & Son Ltd., London, 2007, p.122, no.1113 Pages

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