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Numismatics
Ruler: Edgar the Peaceable
Artist: Unknown
Magistrate: Heriger, English

1 Penny of Edgar the Peaceable from Unknown

959–c. 973

Silver

1.27 g, 19.9 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend William H. Owen, B.A. 1897
2001.87.21812
Geography: 
Made in York, England
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
Anglo-Saxon
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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