Coins for Sale: Anglo-Saxon Period

Cnut Short Cross Type Penny


Cnut (1016 – 1035 AD) Short Cross Type Penny; Thetford, Aelfwold. 1.15g. (N. 790, S. 1159). REF: Q09EXT. Obverse: Diademed bust left, trefoil type sceptre to left, inscription around +CNVT ·R·EC·X. Reverse: Voided short cross with central circle limbs terminating at the inscription around +ALFPOLD ON ĐEO: A lovely strong strike, on a neat flan typical of the issue,… Read more »

Price: £395 Status: Reserved

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

Aethelstan Circumscription Cross Type Penny


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