Coins for Sale: Early Pennies

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: Reserved

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

Eadred Two Line Type Penny

(REF: 0MKHK6)

Eadred (946 – 955 AD) Two Line Type Penny; HR1, North-Western Mint, Hreitharr (?). 1.31g. 21.50mm. (N. 707, S. 1113). REF: 0MKHK6. Obverse: Central cross-pattée, retrograde inscription around +EADRED RE. Reverse: Rosettes above and below, central line of three cross-pattée, dividing part retrograde inscription REEP / EZ MR Full and flat flan, attractive dark grey cabinet… Read more »

Price: £1,475 Status: Sold