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ID:     712241
Type:     Western Europe
Region:     England
City:     Kings of Wessex
Issuer:     Eadwig
Date Ruled:     AD 955-957/9
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Penny
Struck / Cast:     struck
Weight:     1.42 g
Die Axis:     12 h
Obverse Legend:     +EADPIG REX T
Obverse Description:     small cross
Reverse Legend:     HERIG
Reverse Description:     in two lines; trefoils above and below, three crosses between; two pellets above M
Mint:     York mint
Primary Reference:     CTCE 68
Reference2:     SCBI 34 (BM), 782 (same obv. die)
Reference3:     SCBC 1122
Reference4:     BMC -; North 724
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Special Comments:     Heriger, moneyer
Notes:     Sale: Triton IX, Lot: 2241 VF, toned, obverse double-struck, a few spots of light encrustation