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

1 Penny of Cnut, King of Denmark, England and Norway from York

1029–35

Silver

1.10 g, 12:00, 17.3 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.22006
Geography: 
Made in York, England
Culture: 
Anglo-Scandinavian
Period: 
11th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1975–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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