H405 - Cnut
Penny, 0.91g., Quatrefoil type (c.1017 - c.1023), Hertford -
Wulfric, crowned bust left within quatrefoil, +CNVT REX ANGLO, rev.,
voided long cross with cusp terminals over quatrefoil, +PVLFRIC OI HER,
(N.781; S.1157; same obverse die as SCBI Copenhagen 1224), with a
superb provenance, a few peckmarks and with an inner circle crack to the
edge otherwise good very fine, toned and rare.
$695 SALE $595 SOLD
D. Griffiths Collection, Dix,
Noonan and Webb Auction, 7 October 2003, lot 607.
Duke of Argyll Collection.
G.V. Doubleday Collection,
Glendinning Auction, 6 October 1987, lot 164 (ticket included).
H444 - Cnut
(1016-1035), Silver Penny, 1.05g., Short Cross type (c.1029 - c.1035/36),
Hertford - Lifing, diademed bust left holding sceptre with lis
head, +CNVT RECX:, rev., voided short cross with annulet at
centre, +LIFINC ON HEORTF, (N.790; S.1159), wave in the flan, almost
very fine / very fine, very rare. $595