Coins for Sale: Sold / Archived

Kingdom of Northumbria, Aldfrith Sceatta

(REF: 32W8AF)

Kingdom of Northumbria, Aldfrith (685 – 705 AD) Sceatta. 1.20g. (N. 176, S. 846). REF: 32W8AF. Obverse: Central pellet in annulet, retrograde description around: ALdFRIduS. Reverse: Dog-like beast with triple tail walking left. A nice example of a rare and fascinating coin. Cabinet toning, with a little ‘petrol’ iridescence. Of good fabric, and without any significant flaws… Read more »

Price: £1,875 Status: Sold

Cnut Quatrefoil Type Penny

(REF: MEVE8R)

Cnut (1016 – 1035 AD) Quatrefoil Type Penny; Maldon, Aelfwine. 0.95g. (N. 781, S. 1157). REF: MEVE8R. Obverse: Draped, crowned bust left, inscription around +CNVT REX ANGLOR. Reverse: Voided long cross limbs terminating at the edge, each quarter intersected by two curves and a dot making up a central quatrefoil, around +ÆLP / INE:: / ON M / ÆLDV The EMC… Read more »

Price: £825 Status: Sold

Cnut Short Cross Type Penny

(REF: 8CL1U0)

Cnut (1016 – 1035 AD) Short Cross Type Penny; Colchester, Wulfwine. 1.09g. (N. 790, S. 1159). REF: 8CL1U0. Obverse: Diademed bust left, trefoil type sceptre to left, inscription around +CNVT RECXA∴ Reverse: Voided short cross with central circle, limbs terminating at the inscription around +PVLFPINE ON COL•A. Lightly toned and of good metal, but with a… Read more »

Price: £475 Status: Sold

Continental Sceatta, Series E Variety L

(REF: LBJSDH)

Continental Sceatta; Series E, Variety L. 1.15g. (N. 49, S. 790L, Abramson 87/40). REF: LBJSDH. Obverse: Plumed bird facing right, circle below right. Reverse: Pellet in circle centre surrounded by four pellet in circle motifs separated by pellet trefoils, all in pellet square. A sharply struck example, corrosion free and pleasantly toned. A perfect obverse strike with plenty of… Read more »

Price: £225 Status: Sold

Continental Sceatta; Series E, Variety G

(REF: MCEUF7)

Continental Sceatta; Series E, Variety G. 1.20g. (N. 45, S. 790G). REF: MCEUF7. Obverse: Crude head right formed of an arc surmounted by a comb of quills, ‘snout’ to right, pellets and cross in square below. Reverse:  Pellet-in-circle centre surrounded by pellets and lines all within a beaded square. Series E, variety G1. A crisp field find, with a… Read more »

Price: £155 Status: Sold