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Vikings Cunetti Penny
Vikings of Northumbria, Kingdom of York (c.895-920), Cnut, silver Penny, Patriarchal cross, letters in turn of CNVT at each cross terminal, REX alternating between, beaded outer border both sides, rev. cross pattee with two opposing pellets, Latin legend and beaded circles surrounding, +EBIAI:.CE. CIT: weight 1.30g (N.495; S.991). Toned almost extremely fine.
The legends translate as "King Cnut" on obverse and "City of York" on reverse.
Ex Hans Schulman, Amsterdam, sold privately 1962.
Ex Hans Schulman, Amsterdam, Auction 277, 19th September 1983, lot 1260.
Ex Professor G W De Witt, F R Kunker Auction 137, 11th March 2008, lot 3049.
Ex Dr Eduardo Courti, F R Kunker Auction 227, 11th March 2013, lot 2352.