Numismatics
Ruler: Aethelred II, English
Artist: Byrhstan

Silver Penny of Aethelred II

997–1003

Silver

1.31 g, 9:00, 18.8 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.21832
Culture: 
Anglo-Saxon
Period: 
10th–11th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Hereford, England
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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