Numismatics
Ruler: Aethelstan, English
Artist: Unknown
Magistrate: Eadstan, English

Silver Penny of Eadstan for Aethelstan

924–39

Silver

1.59 g, 21.4 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Henry Champion, B.A. 1860, M.A., LL.B. 1863
2001.87.21722
Culture: 
Anglo-Saxon
Period: 
10th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Winchester, England
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Henry Champion, to 1867; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1867–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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