Silver coin; Denomination: Penny
Canterbury Mint (possible)
King Burgred (852-874)
A diademed bust of Bergred facing right, the bust extends to the edge of the coin; around, BVRDRED REX
The moneyer's name across the centre, BEAGSTA with MONETA divided in half in closed lunettes above and below.
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), Mr Lincoln, Eugene von Guerard, 15 Mar 1976
circa 860 AD
Type of item
20 mm (Outside Diameter), 1.336 g (Weight)
[Book] North, J. J. 1963. English Hammered Coinage., p.67, no.423 Pages
[Book] Skingley, Philip. 2007. Coins of England and the United Kingdom., p.109, no.938 Pages
[Catalogue] Pullin, Ruth. 2011. Nature Revealed: Eugene von Guerard.