Aethelred II 'Longcross' Silver Penny
Leofstan on York
North - 774
Spink - 1151
ÆDELRÆD REX ANGLO X. Bare head bust l.
X LEO FSTA NNO EOFR. Voided longcross terminating in three crescents, pellet to centre
Extremely fine, full round flan, perfectly centered, superb sharp strike, two peck marks on rev, pleasing tone. The best Aethelred we have seen, much as struck.