Saxon coin by Unknown Artist

Saxon coin struck at Winchester Mint for the West Saxon King Egbert.


Details

Medium:
Silver
Art Fund grant:
£22 ( Total: £22)
Acquired in:
1955

The obverse bears the inscription ECGBEORHT REX and the reverse IFA MONATA, meaning 'struck by Ifa the Moneyer'.

Venue details

Winchester City Museum The Square, WINCHESTER Hampshire SO23 9ES 01962 863064 www.hampshireculturaltrust.org.uk/

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