Penny of Edward the Confessor

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Issued by: Edward the Confessor
Denomination: Penny
Mint: Derby
Period: Anglo-Saxon
Date found: 06/06/2023
Location: Crawley, West Oxfordshire


The reverse of this bust facing/small cross type penny of Edward the Confessor reads LEOFPINE ON DEOR. So the moneyer is Leofwine and the mint as Derby, which is rare (only 5 on the PAS) and makes this a Find of Note of County Importance.