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Saxon Penny of Coelnoth Archbishop of Canterbury, Portrait type

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1993C475
Collection:Antiquities - Ancient & Mediaeval Coins
Date:760 AD - 1300 AD

Maker Information

Moneyer:Biarnred - View biography for Biarnred

Notes

Coins in the name of the Archbishops of Canterbury were only issued for a little over 100 years, between about 775 and 910. Ceolnoth, who held office 833-870, is the fourth of the six Archbishops who appear on these coins.

Ian Donal Finney Bequest, 1993.

Further Information

Reign:Coelnoth
Production Period:Saxon
Material(s):Silver
Denomination:Penny
Currency:England
Place of Origin:England

Associated People

Dimensions

Diameter:21 mm