Aethelred II - Leofthegn -
Northumbria, Æthelred II (c. 841-843-849/50), Styca, Phase IIc, ‘Special Motifs’, Leofthegn, +EDELRED REX commencing at 6 o’clock, central chevron-barred A, rev. +LEOFDEGN, central motif (1/S6), 0.77g, 0° (SCBI 69, 975 this coin; North 188; Spink 866A).
Images and selected text reproduced by kind permission of Spink and Son Ltd, London, auction 21050, The Tony Abramson Collection of Dark Age Coinage - Part II - Northumbria, March 18th 2021, lot #507. Provenance: A Gillis, November 2015.