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

1 Penny of Aethelstan from Unknown

924–39

Silver

1.28 g, 20.9 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend William H. Owen, B.A. 1897
2001.87.21730
Geography: 
Made in England
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
British
Period: 
10th 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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