Coins for Sale: Early Pennies

Eadgar Circumscription Cross Type Penny

(REF: I3H54K)

Eadgar (959 – 975 AD) Circumscription Cross Type Penny; Northampton, Durand.  1.43g. (N. 749, S. 1135). REF: I3H54K. Obverse: Central cross-pattée, inscription around +AEDGAR REX ANG (N and G ligate). Reverse: Central cross-pattée, inscription around +DVRAND T ES Mo HA; the T in the legend styled as a Thor’s hammer, and mirrored by a not dissimilar… Read more »

Price: £650 Status: For Sale

Eadgar Two Line Type Penny

(REF: YDGJK8)

Eadgar (959 – 978 AD) Two Line Type Penny; NEV, York, Heriger. 1.21g. (N. 741, S. 1129). REF: YDGJK8. Obverse: Central cross-pattée, inscription around +EADGAR REX∴ Reverse: Trefoil of pellets above and below, central line of three cross-pattée dividing inscription HERIG / ER HO· A good example from the hoard found at Tetney in 1945. On a neat flan of good metal, and… Read more »

Price: £845 Status: For Sale

Coenwulf Tribrach Type Penny

(REF: PHJZVA)

Coenwulf (796 – 821 AD) Tribrach Type Penny; Canterbury, Seberht. 1.39g. (N. 342, S. 914). REF: PHJZVA. Obverse: Central barred uncial M (Mercia), enclosed by beaded circle, legend +COENV.VL:FR·EX around, beaded outer edge.  Reverse: ·SE / BE / RHT in the angles of a two line moline (HT ligate), pellets at the base of each angle. A nice… Read more »

Price: £2,750 Status: For Sale

Aethelstan Circumscription Cross Type Penny

(REF: 3QIPI1)

Aethelstan (924 – 939 AD) Circumscription Cross Type Penny; London, Liofhelm.  1.63g. (N. 672, S. 1093). REF: 3QIPI1. Obverse: Central cross-pattée, inscription around +ÆĐELSTAN REX TOT BRIT. Reverse: Central cross-pattée, inscription around +LIOFHELM MO LVND CIVITT. Full flan, full weight, nice silver tone, well struck. Scratches to centre left on both sides. A good example. Rare, extremely… Read more »

Price: £2,150 Status: For Sale