Coins for Sale: Sold / Archived

Kingdom of Northumbria, Alchred Sceatta

(REF: Q3U7C2)

Kingdom of Northumbria, Alchred (765 – 774 AD) Sceatta. 1.01g. (N. 179, S. 849). REF: Q3U7C2. Obverse: Rampant ‘dragon’ facing right within pellet circle, cross-pommée below. Reverse: Central cross-pommée, part retrograde inscription around: ALCHRED, all within pellet circle. Listed as extremely rare by North. Once cleaned and now lightly toned, minor ancient chip at 7 o’clock, good metal… Read more »

Price: £1,850 Status: Sold

Edward the Confessor Hammer Cross Type Penny

(REF: NLZATP)

Edward the Confessor (1042 – 1066 AD) Hammer Cross Type Penny; Hastings, Brid. 1.31g. (N. 828, S. 1182). REF: NLZATP. Obverse: Cloaked crowned bust right, sceptre with trefoil cross to right, inscription around +EADPA RD RE. Reverse: Voided long cross each limb terminated by a curved line ending in a pellet, inscription around +BRID: ON HÆSTI. Struck from… Read more »

Price: £475 Status: Sold

Aethelred II Helmet Type Penny

(REF: EP0F1G)

Aethelred II (978 – 1016 AD) Helmet Type Penny; London, Eadwold. 1.46g. (N. 775, S. 1152). REF: EP0F1G. Obverse: Chain-mail armoured crowned bust left, inscription around +ÆĐELRÆD REX ANGL (N and G ligate). Reverse: Voided long cross expanding from a central pellet within a square, each corner of the square surmounted by three pellets, inscription around +EAD /… Read more »

Price: £525 Status: Sold

Edward the Confessor Expanding Cross Type Penny

(REF: 4IIYY7)

Edward the Confessor (1042 – 1066 AD) Expanding Cross Type Penny Heavy Coinage; Lincoln, Osferth. 1.72g. (N. 823, S. 1177). REF: 4IIYY7. Obverse: Cloaked diademed bust left, sceptre with quatrefoil cross to left, inscription around +EDPE: ·RDREX: Reverse: Voided long cross each limb of three lines expanding from a central pellet within two central circles, inscription around +OSFERĐ… Read more »

Price: £475 Status: Sold

Eadgar Circumscription Cross Type Penny

(Ref: Y7GGYI)

Eadgar (957 – 975 AD) Circumscription Cross Type Penny; Igolferthes. 1.20g. (N. 748, S. 1134). REF: Y7GGIY. Obverse: Central cross-pattée, arrow in field above, inscription around +EADGAR REX ANG (NG ligate). Reverse: Central cross-pattée, horizontal S in field above, inscription around +IGOLFERĐ·ES MOT. Unusual field marks, scarce moneyer. Good tone and metal, large old chip. Evidence of die recutting… Read more »

Price: £520 Status: Sold