Penny Cnut Quatrefoil type

Cnut was the son of Swegn Forkbeard, King of Denmark. Initially he was ruler of the Viking occupied area of England but came ruler of all England when he married Emma of Normandy, Aethelred’s widow.

Object Summary

Accession Loan No.
123/1995
Collection Class
Numismatics
Material
silver | | | |
Common Name
penny Cnut Quatrefoil type
Simple Name
coin
Inscription Transcription
+CNVT REX ANGLOR I; +GOD ON EAXCESTRE
Period Classification
Late Saxon (900-1066)
Production Town

Production Person Initials
CnutGoda
Production Person Surname

Production Year Low
1017
Production Year High
1024

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penny Cnut Quatrefoil type