Coins for Sale: Anglo-Saxon Period

Viking York Cnut Halfpenny

(REF: KS1P2K)

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

Eadmund Two Line Type Penny

(REF: UN8TZB)

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

(REF: GCVXAO)

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: For Sale

Eadgar Two Line Type Penny

(REF: BLZAUH)

Eadgar (959 – 978 AD) Two Line Type Penny; NEV, York, Durand. 1.19g. 20.50mm. (N. 741, S. 1129). REF: BLZAUH. Obverse: Central cross-pattée, inscription around +EADGAR REX›• Reverse: Quatrefoil of pellets above, trefoil of pellets below, central line of three cross-pattée dividing inscription DVRA / ND MO A well-centered strike on a full, flat, steel-grey flan. The reverse die matches… Read more »

Price: £950 Status: Reserved

Eadgar Two Line Type Penny

(REF: WQQC59)

Eadgar (959 – 978 AD) Two Line Type Penny; NEV, York, Aethelaver. 1.314g. 21.00mm. (N. 741, S. 1129). REF: WQQC59. Obverse: Central cross-pattée, inscription around +EADGA∴R•R•EX: Reverse: Trefoil of pellets above and below, central line of three cross-pattée dividing inscription ADELA / VER MO A lovely coin, of great metal, a full flan, and with a pleasant silver/grey tone. Some weakness… Read more »

Price: £975 Status: Sold