Coins for Sale: Anglo-Saxon Period

Viking York Cnut Halfpenny


Viking York (c. 890 – 910 AD) Cnut Halfpenny; Danish Northumbria. 0.56g. 15.00mm. (N. 520, S. 995). REF: KS1P2K. Obverse: Carolus monogram within beaded central circle, inscription around +CVN::NET::TI∴ Reverse: Central inverted patriarchal cross, four pellets around lower cross, CNVT at the end of each cross limb, R E X ∴ between. A fine example of something every collector… Read more »

Price: £5,795 Status: For Sale

Cnut Pointed Helmet Type Penny


Cnut (1016 – 1035 AD) Pointed Helmet Type Penny; London, Leofman. 0.92g. 18.00mm. (N. 787, S. 1158). REF: Q9HFTF. Obverse: Helmeted cloaked bust left, trefoil type sceptre to left, inscription around +CNV T  R•ECX∴ Reverse: Voided short cross extending from double-circle with pellet centre, pellet within broken circle devices in each quarter; inscription around +L•EOMMAN ON LVND A good example… Read more »

Price: £375 Status: Reserved

Eadmund Two Line Type Penny


Eadmund (939 – 946 AD) Two Line Type Penny; HR1, Winuc. 1.05g. 21.00mm. (N. 691, S. 1105). REF: UN8TZB. Obverse: Central cross-pattée, inscription around +o EADMVND REX (M and second E inverted, N without diagonal). Reverse: Rosettes above and below, central line of three cross-pattée dividing inscription PINV/ CIVIO Struck on a full flan without faults and with an… Read more »

Price: £1,250 Status: For Sale

Aethelstan I of East Anglia Penny


Aethelstan I of East Anglia (c. 825 – 840 AD) Non-Portrait Type Penny. 1.30g. 19.00mm. (N. 439, S. 950). REF: GCVXAO. Obverse: Central A with bar above, inscription around +EDEL•STAN. Reverse: Central ω with bar and two pellets above, inscription around +R•EX•A•NG A well-centered strike but with some porosity. Very rare, the EMC and SCBI databases reference… Read more »

Price: £1,850 Status: Reserved

Cnut Quatrefoil Type Penny


Cnut (1016 – 1035 AD) Quatrefoil Type Penny; Lincoln, Aelfnoth. 0.83g. 18.75mm. (N. 781, S. 1157). REF: OC79NJ. Obverse: Draped, crowned bust left, inscription around +CNVT REX ANGLORVI. Reverse: Voided long cross limbs terminating at the edge, each quarter intersected by two curves and a dot making up a central quatrefoil, cross-pattée in fourth quarter, around +ÆL / FNO / Đ… Read more »

Price: £550 Status: Reserved