||Viking Coinage of York (c.895-902). Cnut Cunnetti Penny ND, York mint, North-501, S-993, MS62 NGC. Obv. + CNVT (in chrismatic form) REX, a patriarchal cross with two crosslets in angles. Rev.? +CVNNETTI, small cross with two pellets. Weakly struck in a few a spots and slightly off-center, this coin bears appealing golden-russet tone over considerable remaining luster. A substantial number of these coins came from the Cuerdale Hoard discovered in 1840, although the we do not know when or where this coin was found.
Realized $1,410.00. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.