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Numismatics
Ruler: Edward, King of England, ca. 1003–1066, ruled 1042–65
Mint: London
Magistrate: Leofred

1 Penny of Edward the Confessor from London

1050–53

Silver

1.64 g, 19.8 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend William H. Owen, B.A. 1897
2001.87.10184
Geography: 
Made in London, England
Culture: 
Anglo-Saxon
Period: 
11th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Reverend William H. Owen, to 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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