Lot Archive

Lot

№ 53

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21 March 1995

Hammer Price:
£150

Vikings in York: Cnut, cvnnetti, small cross pattée in centre, pellet above and below, reverse CNVT at the ends of the limbs of a patriarchal cross, 1.26 gms (N. 499; S.993). Extremely fine (£80-100)

Cunnetti may be Hunedeus, a Norse leader at the end of the ninth century (BAR 180, p.384)