Coins for Sale: Anglo-Saxon Period

Cnut Short Cross Type Penny

(REF: LV0EZS)

Cnut (1016 – 1035 AD) Short Cross Type Penny; Northampton, Leofwine. 1.10g. (N. 790, S. 1159). REF: LV0EZS. Obverse: Diademed bust left, trefoil type sceptre to left, inscription around +CNVT RECX: Reverse: Voided short cross with central circle, limbs terminating at the inscription around +LEOFPINE ON HA. A sound example of a rare coin. A… Read more »

Price: £695 Status: For Sale

Harold I Jewel Cross Type Penny

(REF: IA0WBD)

Harold I (1035 – 1040 AD) Jewel Cross Type Penny; Northampton, Aelfwine. 1.17g. (N. 802, S. 1163). REF: IA0WBD. Obverse: Diademed jewelled bust left wearing chain-mail, inscription around +HAROLD RECX. Reverse: Four lobes cruciform radiating from a central annulet, each lobe linked outside the annulet, inscription around +ÆLFPINE ON HAMTV: Choice. Great metal, pleasing silver-gold tone, and a sharp… Read more »

Price: £2,250 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

Cnut Short Cross Type Penny

(REF: 1WKZHP)

Cnut (1016 – 1035 AD) Short Cross Type Penny; London, Aelfwi Swencel. 1.12g. (N. 790, S. 1159). REF: 1WKZHP. Obverse: Diademed bust left, trefoil type sceptre to left, inscription around +CNV TRECX. Reverse: Voided short cross with central circle limbs terminating at the inscription around +ÆLFPII SPENCEL ON LV: An excellent strike, the obverse exceptionally… Read more »

Price: £495 Status: For Sale

Edward the Confessor Pointed Helmet Type Penny

(REF: VY2D5G)

Edward the Confessor (1042 – 1066 AD) Pointed Helmet Type Penny; Colchester, Deorman.  1.32g. (N. 825, S. 1179). REF: VY2D5G. Obverse: Helmeted bust right, cross type sceptre to right, inscription around +EDPER DREX. Reverse: Voided long cross with central circle, limbs terminating in trefoil design at the inscription around +DEORMAN ON COLECE. An excellent portrait illustrating the spangheim helmet with… Read more »

Price: £1,390 Status: For Sale