Three pennies by Archbishop Jaenberht

1) Offa, penny, light coinage, Blunt 40, moneyer: Alhmund;1.


Details

Medium:
Silver
Art Fund grant:
£1,000 ( Total: £7,000)
Acquired in:
1994
Vendor:
Mr & Mrs Sampson

2 cm; 1.23g. 2) Offa, penny, light coinage, Blunt 55, moneyer; Ethelwald; 1.2 cm; 1.19g. 3) Jaenbert, penny; 1,3cm; 1.23g.

Provenance

Found by a metal-detectorist at Aiskew, near Bedale in North Yorkshire.

Venue details

Yorkshire Museum Museum Gardens, YORK North Yorkshire YO1 7FR 01904 687687 www.yorkshiremuseum.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £6.81)

Daily, 10am – 5pm

Closed 25, 26 Dec and 1 Jan

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