Coins for Sale: Anglo-Saxon Period

Edward the Confessor Pointed Helmet Type Penny


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

Harold I Fleur de Lis Type Penny


Harold I (1035 – 1040 AD) Fleur de Lis Type Penny; Northampton, Aelfwine. 1.00g. (N. 803a, S. 1164). REF: E02PMS. Obverse: Helmeted bust left wearing chain-mail, trefoil sceptre to left, weakly struck inscription around. Reverse: Voided long cross with central pellet, each quarter centre containing a trefoil device flanked by pellets, inscription around +ÆLF / PINE / ONH /… Read more »

Price: £1,600 Status: For Sale

Eadred Two Line Type Penny


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