The ‘Millennium’ Hoard of Æthelred II Pennies and cut Halfpence from Suffolk

Date of Auction: 4th December 2019

Sold for £240

Estimate: £200 - £260

Æthelred II (978-1016), Small CRVX type, Lincoln, Theodgild, deodgild m : o lin, reads edered, pellet by letters in all four quarters, 1.02g/9h (cf. Mossop pl. vi, 25-pl. vii, 8; cf. BEH 1937-8; N 770 var.; S 1149). Rather crude portrait, about very fine, rare £200-£260