Numismatics
Ruler: Cnut, King of Denmark, England and Norway, Danish, 995–1035, ruled 1016–35
Mint: Lincoln
Magistrate: Matathan

Silver Penny of Canute from Lincoln

1017–23

Silver

1.05 g, 12:00, 18.2 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend William H. Owen, B.A. 1897
2001.87.21760
Culture: 
Anglo-Scandinavian
Period: 
11th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Lincoln, England
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

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

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.