by Iocetel, from a die attributed to Theodoric
silver penny, 1065
3/4 in. (19 mm) diameter
Sitterback to top
- King Edward (circa 1003-1066), Known as 'The Confessor', reigned 1043-66. Sitter in 8 portraits.
Artistsback to top
Linked publicationsback to top
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 194
- Strong, Roy, Tudor and Jacobean Portraits, 1969, p. 81
Subjects & Themesback to top
Tudor and Elizabethan matching pairs
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Regency familiar faces
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