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Anglo-Saxon and Viking Pennies
(Page updated 11th January 2018)
Coins shown are not to scale and are subject to availability.


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SA-TFWK

OFFA - King of Mercia

East-Anglian Heavy Penny, ca.785-800AD, ca.20mm, ca.1.2g.

Wihtræd, moneyer. Mercian M flanked by trefoils || + OFFA || (trefoil) REX in three lines, with the middle contained in pelleted rectangular border / (inverted U)I HT RE (retrograde d) on the limbs of saltire Celtic cross with four pellets in each angle and double lozenge at centre containing pellet.

S908, N335, Chick 254.

RARE - has been straightened.

£2,800


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SA-DJPT

DANISH, ST EDMUND

Memorial Penny, ca.900AD, ca.17mm, ca.0.9g.

+SCEA (I) D. St. Edmund both sides.

S961, N483/1

VERY RARE

SOLD (£495)


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SA-JKQK

AETHELWULF of WESSEX

Cross and Wedges Type Penny, ca.839-43AD, ca.19mm, ca.1.1g.

+ EhELVVLFRE:X, cross with wedges in each quarter. / +OSMVNDMONETA, Osmund moneyer, Canterbury, SAXONIORRVM in three lines in centre.

S1044, N596.

Edge split.

Ex. Griffiths collection

£2,000


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SA-DPTD

AETHELRED II

CRVX Penny, ca.991-7AD, ca.19mm, ca.1.4g.

Bare-headed bust l. with sceptre./Voided short cross with letters C R V X in angles, +EADPINE M'O LVND

S1148, N770

£450


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SA-TPUW

AETHELRED II

Long Cross Ty. Penny, ca.997-1003AD, ca.19mm, ca.1.4g.

Draped and bare-headed bust left / +GODRICM'OLVND, long cross voided with each limb ending in three crescents.

S1151, N774

Ex. Collection

SOLD (£295)


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SA-KBQK

AETHELRED II

Helmet Ty. Penny, ca.1003-1009AD, ca.19mm, ca.1.4g.

+AEDELREDREXANGL, armoured bust l. in radiate helmet. / +EADPOLDM O LVND, London, square with three pellets at each corner, sides bisected by long voided cross, each arm terminating in three crescents.

S1152, N775, BMC Type viii, cf 166

Ex. Collection

SOLD (£275)


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SA-JKQD

CNUT

Short-X Penny, ca.1029-35/6AD, ca.18mm, ca.1.1g.

London mint. + CNVT + REC X, diademed, draped bust left, sceptre before / + PVNSIGE ON LVN, short cross voided; in centre, pellet in circle.

S1159, N790.

Ex. R. Tollfree collection

£375


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SA-QDWT

HAROLD I

Jewel-X Penny, ca.1036-8AD, ca.17mm, ca.0.9g.

Diademed draped bust left / +BEORN ON EORPER, York around central cross of four ovals, joined at centre by two circles, with pellet within.

S1163, N802

RARE

SOLD (£925)




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