Long Cross penny of Edward the Confessor

Description
This coin is part of an important collection of Saxon and early medieval coins held by the museum. The collection contains examples of coins minted in the Devon burgh towns of Exeter, Lydford, Barnstaple and Totnes. This penny was issued by Edward the Confessor, and minted in Exeter by Wulfnoth.
Accession Loan No.
7/1959/7
Simple Name
coin
Full Name
penny Edward the Confessor Long Cross type
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Mint
Exeter
Common Name
Long Cross penny of Edward the Confessor
Material
silver
Period Classification
Late Saxon (900-1066)
Collection Class
Numismatics
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Year Low
1042
Production Year High
1044
Moneyer
Wulfnoth
Issuer Person
Edward the Confessor
Inscription / Transcription
=+EDPER;.D REX A; +PVLFN.OD . ON EX
Created At
2016-10-13 15:47:15
Updated At
2016-10-13 15:47:15

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