ANGLO  SAXON  PENNIES 
P1              BEORNWULF [823-5] silver penny
Group 111 - EAST ANGLIA mint - Moneyer - EADGAR
obv. +DEORNVLF RE, bust right;  rev.  +EAD / GAR, in 2 lines cross in between. 1.35g
Spink 930 [£5000 in VF], cf. Naismith E22.1 c-d, North 396.
Recorded: EMC 2016.0244.  Found Thelnetham, Suffolk.
Flan slightly wavy at top edge and associated slight stress marks on top left of rev.
We are only aware of one other example, Naismith E22.1d [which is chipped].   EXTREMELY RARE
nEF/GVF                                                                   £ sold
P10                   OFFA [757-96] silver penny
Portrait type - Light coinage - LONDON mint - Moneyer - DUD
obv: bust right with OFFA in front;  rev. +/d/V/D - central petal cross with trefoil sceptres in angles.  1.19g
Spink 905 [£3500 in VF, for common types, this much rarer], Chick type 22a [this coin illust. p.68, pl.4]; Blunt 30; North 309.
R P Mack collection, SCBI 20.555; Spink NC, Nov.84, 7411
Large full flan - dark tone, flan slightly irregular at bottom of obv., but not chipped and an old scratch at top of head
EXTREMELY RARE - only 3 recorded in Chick
VF/GVF                                                                 £2750                                                                                             



P2            AETHELSTAN 1 [825-40] silver penny
Portrait type - EAST ANGLIA mint - Moneyer - EADGAR
obv. +EDELSTAN RE, bust right; 
rev.  +EA / DGAR / MONE / TA.   1.22g
Spink 949 [£4250 in VF], North 438, cf. Naismith E29.1d;
Recorded: EMC 2017.0045
Found: Narborough, Norfolk, 2017.
Edge slightly chipped, but all details there - hairline edge crack at 3 o'clock.
EXTREMELY RARE   -    nEF                          £1950                       


P3               CUTHRED [798-807] silver penny
Portrait type - CANTERBURY mint - Moneyer - DUDA
obv. CVDRED REX CANT, bust right;  rev.  +DVDA MONETA, A in centre with pellet each side. 1.03g
Spink 877 [£3500 in VF], Naismith C30.2a [this coin illustrated], North 212.  Recorded: EMC 1993.0189
Provenance: Found Burgh Castle, Norfolk, 1993; Baldwins, 30 November 2005; Lord Stewartby colln [with tickets].
Dark tone, weakly struck in places and edge chipped.
UNIQUE   -   VF or near                              £1350       R                                                                    


P4      REGAL ANONYMOUS ISSUE [c.822-23] silver penny
CANTERBURY mint - Moneyer - SWEFHEARD
obv. +SVVEFHEARD MONETA, bust right;
rev.  DOROB / ERNIA CI / VITAS, in 3 lines.  1.22 g.
Spink 878 [£3750 in VF], Naismith C55.2e [this coin illustrated], North 221/2.
Provenance: Canterbury collection, c.1920; Spink N Circular, June 1984, no.3575; Lord Stewartby collection [with tickets].
edge chip and small edge crack [stable]
EXTREMELY RARE  -  VF or better                     £1250
P5               AETHELBERHT [858-65] silver penny
CANTERBURY mint - Moneyer - HEREGEARD
obv. +AEDELBEARH REX, bust right;
rev.  +HEREGEA - RD MO, within voided long cross;  1.39g.
Spink 1053 [£2750 in VF for common types, this much rarer], cf. Naismith C189, North 620.   Ex - Spink.
chipped edge, but all details there
Very rare moneyer for this type - none listed in SCBI/EMC and only 2 in Naismith [one chipped].
EXTREMELY RARE  -  nEF                                 £1250   
P6       Viking Coinage - CNUT [c.895-920] silver penny
YORK mint - CUNNETTI type
obv. CNV cr T, patriarchal cross;
rev.  CVNNETI, small in centre.
1.15g.
Spink 993.
aEF                                                                £650      R
P7           HARTHACNUT [1035-42] silver penny
GLOUCESTER mint - Moneyer - LEOFNOTH
obv. +HARD-ACNVT RE, bust right;
rev.  +LEOFNAD ON GLEOV, jewel cross;  1.11g.
Spink 1167 [£8000 in VF for Gloucester mint], North 809.
Ex - Baldwins.
Only one other recorded in SCBI/EMC, in a museum collection.       EXTREMELY RARE
An exceptional coin  -  EF                                 £12000                                                       


P8             HARTHACNUT [1035-42] silver penny
Arm & Sceptre type - OXFORD mint Moneyer - AEGELWINE
obv. +HARDACNVT RE, bust left;  rev.  +AEGLINE on COXE;
1.03g. Spink 1168 [£6300 in VF for Oxford mint], North 811.
Ex - Baldwins - Only 3 recorded in SCBI/EMC - all in museum collections [2 in the Ashmolean - SCBI 9 - Ashm. 758 and 9] 
Ours is the best example known, as far as we are aware.
EXTREMELY RARE
EF or near                                                            £6750      

P9                  OFFA [757-96] silver penny
Light coinage - Portrait type - CANTERBURY mint
Moneyer - EALRAED  -  obv. OFFA REX, bust right;
rev.  EA / LR / AE / D, on arms of Celtic cross.  1.07g.
Spink 905 [£3500 in VF], Chick 97B [this coin illustrated], North 291.
Provenance: C A Chilvers collection; Baldwins, 1957;
                     Lord Stewartby collection [with tickets].
Full flan - some porosity.- better than photo
VERY RARE
VF                                                                      £2350
P11                   OFFA [757-96] silver penny
Light coinage - Portrait type - CANTERBURY mint
Moneyer - PEOHTWEALD
obv. +OFFA REX+, bust right;
rev.  PE / HT / VA / Ld, in angles of Celtic cross. 1.14g.
Spink 905 [£3500 in VF], Chick 129a, SCBI 9-8, North 295.
Recorded: EMC 2001.0778
Provenance: Found Fordwich, Kent, October 1985;                  Derek Chick collection [with ticket]; Spink [with ticket];
John Philpotts, 12 May 2011; Dr Andrew Wayne collection.
Full flan, toned.  VERY RARE
VF                                                                            £2985

P12                    OFFA [757-96] silver penny
Light coinage - Portrait type - LONDON or CANTERBURY 
Moneyer - WINOTH
obv. OFFA REX , bust right;
rev. +U-IN-O-d in angles of floriated cross.   1.26g.
Spink 905 [£3500 in VF], Chick 72a, CEB 81, North 275
Recorded: SCBI Mack 567
Great provenance:  R C Lockett collection, Glendinings 4-6 November 1958, lot 2645; R P Mack collection; CNG auction, 15 September 1999, lot 1858; James Joyner collection.
Full round coin  -  VERY RARE
VF or better                                                                 £2750

P13              COENWULF [796-821] silver penny
Group 1 - Tribrach type - CANTERBURY mint
Moneyer - AETHELMOD
obv. +COENVVLF REX;
rev.  EDELMOD, around tribrach moline of 2 lines.  1.25g.
Spink 914 [£1350 in VF], Naismith C11.1 [this coin], North 342.
Provenance: Baldwin auction, 12 October 1998, lot 1640.
slightly chipped edge and minor associated edge cracks.
VERY RARE   -   GVF                                                £695

P14             COENWULF [796-821] silver penny
Portrait type - Cross & Wedges - CANTERBURY mint
Moneyer - EABA
obv. +COENVVLF REX M, bust right;
rev.  +EABA MONETA, cross and wedges.   0.92g.
Spink 915 [£2750 in VF], Naismith C25d [this coin], N, 344.
Provenance: Private collection, December 1954;
Lord Stewartby collection [with tickets].   Chipped edge
VERY RARE   -   GVF                                               £695
P15          COENWULF [796-821] silver penny
Large Portrait type - CANTERBURY mint, Moneyer - DEALLA
obv. +COENVVLF REX M, bust right;  rev.  +DEALLA MONETA, cross crosslet with pellet in each angle.   1.22g.
Spink 916 [£2750 in VF], Naismith C38.3, North 356.
Provenance: detector find on Thames foreshore, London.
large flan with dark tone, slightly concave and tiny pin-prick crack near edge at 3 o'clock, only visible when held up to a bright light.   VERY RARE   GVF                          £ sold

P16            COENWULF [796-821] silver penny
Portrait type - CANTERBURY mint - Moneyer - DEALLA
obv. +COENVVLF REX, bust right;
rev.  +DEALLA MONETA, cross crosslet in centre.   1.34g.
Spink 916 [£2750 in VF], Naismith C38, North 356.
Only 8 listed in EMC/SCBI
Provenance: Stephen Mitchell collection, 1988;
                     Private collection, USA.
nice portrait and slightly ragged edge
nEF/GVF                                                              £1750

P17              BURGRED [852-74] silver penny
Type A - late phase - Moneyer - GUTHMUND
obv. BVRGRED REX, bust right;
rev.  DMON / GVMVH / ETA.   0.98g.
Spink 942 [£600 in VF], North 423
Provenance: Mackay collection; Spink.
RARE moneyer
dark tone
GVF                                                        £650 
P18            BURGRED [852-74] silver penny
Portrait type - Type C rev. - lunettes open at sides
Moneyer - CUNEHELM
obv. BVRGRED REX, bust right;  rev.  MON-CVNEHL-ETA
1.31g.
cf. Spink 940B [£1600 in VF], Mackay H3-4, North 425.
Provenance: detector find Bury St Edmunds, 2015.
VERY RARE  -  VF                                             £850    R

P19          AETHELRED 11 [978-1016] silver penny
NORTHAMPTON mint - Moneyer - LEOFING
obv. +EDELRED REX ANG, bust right;
rev. +LIFINC M-O HAMTVN, hand of providence, alpha omega
1.54g  Spink 1144 [£900 in VF for Northampton mint], N 766.
Ex - Baldwins
Only 1 recorded on SCBI/EMC which is in a museum collection [SCBI 36 - Berlin 209] - our coin is much better 
EXTREMELY RARE   -   GVF                                    £785        
P20   EDWARD THE CONFESSOR [1042-66] silver penny
Sovereign and Eagles type - NORTHAMPTON mint
Moneyer - AELFWINE
obv. EADPARD REX ANGL, King on throne facing;
rev. +AELFPINE ON HAM, short voided cross with birds; 1.30g
Spink 1181 - £850 in VF for Northampton mint, North 827, Freeman 7, BNJ X1X, pl. 1V:5 [this coin illustrated].
Ex - Baldwins
Full round example of this classic Anglo Saxon coin.
None are recorded on SCBI/EMC
EXTREMELY RARE   -   nEF                           £995                  
P21     ​VIKING - St EDMUND [c.890-905] silver penny
Moneyer - ONNONEA
obv. +SCEADMVNI, A in centre;
rev.  +ONNONAIIAII, cross in centre.   1.34g.
Spink 960.
Provenance: Private collection, UK.
VF                                                               £495    R
P22    VIKING - HIBERNO-NORSE [919-25] silver penny
St PETER SWORD type - YORK
obv. SCI-PE / TRIIO, in 2 lines divided by sword;
rev. +EBORACEI, cross pattee with pellets in angles.  1.20g.
Spink 1014 [£3750 in VF], Blackburn 11, p.38, North 555.
Provenance: Eboracum hoard; Spink
EXTREMELY RARE
very nice example
EF or near                                                                  £7500 


P23   VIKING - HIBERNO-NORSE [c.919-25] silver penny
St PETER SWORD type
obv. SCIPE / T.RIMO, in 2 lines divided by sword;
rev. +EBORACEI, cross pattee with pellets in angles.  1.02g.
Spink 1014 [£3750 in VF], Blackburn 11 p.38, North 555.
Provenance: Eboracum hoard;  Spink.   
Flan bowed and edge chipped, but 80% of the coin remains
EXTREMELY RARE
EF                                                                                 £985

P24            AETHELWULF [839-58] silver penny
Portrait type - Phase 11 - CANTERBURY mint - Mon - DEORA
obv. EDELVVLF REX, bust right;
rev.  DIAR MONETA, cross crosslet.  1.04g
Spink  1047 [£3250 in VF], Naismith C108.1g [this coin illustrated], North 610.
Provenance: Spink NC July/August 1989, no. 4035; Birch coln.
slightly ragged edge
VERY RARE   -   VF                                                  £1500
P25     EDWARD THE CONFESSOR [1042-66] silver penny
Pointed Helmet type - NORTHAMPTON mint - M. WULFNOTH
obv. +EDPERD REX, bust right;
rev.  +PVLFNOD ON HAM, short voided cross.   1.31g.
Spink 1179 [£850 in VF for Northampton mint], North 825, Freeman 66, BNJ X1X, pl.1V:3 [this coin illustrated].
Ex - Baldwins   - Only one other example is recorded on SCBI/EMC, in a museum collection [SCBI 2 - Glasgow 1073] - our coin is far superior.
EXTREMELY RARE   -   EF                                  £1350
P26             AETHELBERHT [858-65] silver penny
CANTERBURY mint - Moneyer - DIARMOTH
obv. +AEDELBEARHT REX, bust right;
rev.  +DIARM / OD MO / N / E / T / A.    0.92g.
Spink 1053 [£2750 in VF], Naismith C181g [this coin], N. 620.
Provenance: Private collection, UK, Dec. 1954;
                     Lord Stewartby collection [with ticket].
chipped and slightly mottled toning.
VERY RARE   -   GVF                                           £985
P27           AETHELBERHT [858-866] silver penny
CANTERBURY mint - Moneyer - AETHELRED
obv. +AEDELBEARHT REX, bust right;
rev.  +EDELRED MONETA, on arms & angles of cross.  0.97g
Spink 1053 [£2750 in VF], Naismith C162h [this coin], N. 620.
Provenance: Ernest Danson collection;
                     DNW auction, 12 December 2005, lot 159.
slightly chipped edge and tiny edge crack at 3 o'clock
VERY RARE    -   GVF or better                               £985

P28      EDWARD THE CONFESSOR [1042-66] silver penny
Pyramids type - OXFORD mint - Moneyer - AELFWIG
obv. +EADPARD REX, bust right;
rev.  +AELFPI OXENFORDI, cross with pyramids.   1.28g
Spink 1184 [£700 in VF for Oxford mint], North 831, cf. SCBI Mack 1326.  Only 4 examples are recorded on SCBI/EMC - 3 in museum collections and only the MACK example has the full mint signature OXENFORDI and our coin is superior.
weakly struck in places
VERY RARE   -   VF                                         £750       R    
P29       ALFRED the GREAT [871-99] silver penny
Portrait type - Lunettes - Moneyer - HEREBALD
obv. +AELBRED REX, bust right;
rev.  LDMO / HEREBA / NETA, lunettes A.   0.63g
Spink 1057 [£3250 in VF], Lyon and Mackay 18, North 625.
Provenance: Seaby, 31 March 1954;
                     Lord Stewartby collection [with ticket].
edge chipped and some porosity
VF/nVF                                                       £850                                                                                
P30         EDWARD the ELDER [899-924] silver penny
Portrait type - LONDON mint - Moneyer - LIOFHELM
obv. +IADVVEARD REX, bust left;
rev.  LIOFH / ELM MO, in 2 lines divided by crosses.   1.24g
Spink 1084 [£3000 in VF], North 651.
Provenance: Private collection, UK, 6 April 1951 [Sir Malcolm Stewart?];  Lord Stewartby collection [with tickets].
weakly struck on obv. and chipped.
VERY RARE
VF                                                                    £950   sold


P31            AETHELSTAN [924-39] silver penny
CHURCH type with mint name - YORK mint - M. - REGNALD
obv. +AEDLSTAN REX, trefoil of wedges;
rev.  EB / OR / AC / AC / REGNALD MON.   1.38g
Spink 1101 - £5000 in VF, Blunt BNJ vol XL11, no.438, N. 684
Ex - Eboracum hoard
small edge chip, but all details are there
EXTREMELY RARE - a classic Anglo Saxon coin
EF or near                                                    £3950     sold 

P32              AETHELSTAN [924-39] silver penny
Portrait type - LONDON mint - Moneyer - GRIMWALD
obv. +AEDELSTAN REX, bust right;
rev.  +GRIMPALD MO LONDEI, cross in centre.  1.40g
Spink 1095 [£2750 in VF], North 675
Provenance: Private collection, UK;  Baldwins.
bust somewhat weakly struck, slightly ragged flan and surface a bit lumpy in centre 
RARE
VF or near                                                              £1350                     

P33                 EADMUND [939-46] silver penny
Portrait type - NORWICH mint - Moneyer - MANNEN
obv. +EADMVND REX, bust right;
rev.  +MANNEN . NORIDPI  , small cross in centre.   
Spink 1107 [£3500 in VF], North 698
weakly struck in places, small scratch on rev. near inner circle and slightly ragged under bust.
a few hairlines and slight surface flaws
RARE
VF                                                                £1950    sold
P34                     EADRED [946-55] silver penny
Portrait type - Moneyer - MANNECIN
obv. +EADRED REX, bust right;
rev.  +MANNECIN . MONETA [small T], small cross.   1.04g
Spink 1115 [£2750 in VF], North 713, cf. EMC 1034.0706.
chipped and cracked, but stable - obv. better than photo suggests
RARE
GVF                                                                        £575
P35                   EADRED [946-55] silver penny
UNIQUE exceptional FLORAL type
Uncertain southern mint - Moneyer - BURHELM
obv. +EADRED REX, 2 floral branches;
rev.  BVRH + ELM MO, in 2 lines between cross.   1.49g
Spink 1119A [£7500 in VF]. 
Recorded: EMC 2014.0007;  PAS ESS-897E67
Provenance: Found in Thaxted, Essex, c. 1998; Spink auction, 25 June 2014, lot 528 [sold for £10,540]; Dr Andrew Wayne.
Unrecorded moneyer for Eadred and previously unrecorded type. Some surface marks on rev. above and below legend.
UNIQUE and exceptional Anglo Saxon coin
EF                                                                            £9750

P36         AETHELRED 11 [978-1016] silver penny
Long Cross - LONDON mint - Moneyer - GODWINE
obv. +AEDELRED REX ANGLO, bust left;
​rev. +GODPINE MO LVND. long cross.   1.54g
Spink 1151 [£285 in VF], North 774, cf. SCBI 7-851-2.
Provenance: Private collection, USA.
slightly weakly struck at base of bust
VF or better                                                       £235           

P37            AETHELRED 11 [978-1016] silver penny
Long Cross - LONDON mint - Moneyer - SWETING
obv. +AEDELRED REX ANGLO, bust left;
rev.  +SPETINC MO LVND, long cross.   1.71g
Spink 1151 [£285 in VF], North 774, cf. SCBI 7-942.
Provenance: Private collection, USA.
weakly struck top right
VF or better                                                        £235

P38         AETHELRED 11 [978-1016] silver penny
Helmet type - BATH mint - Moneyer - AETHELRIC
obv. +AEDELRED REX ANG, bust left;
rev.  +AEDELRIC MO BAD.    1.48g
Spink 1152 [£520 in VF for Bath mint], North 775
Only 3 recorded on SCBI/EMC - all in museum collections - ours is superior.    Double struck on rev.
VERY RARE
EF or near                                                         £695     R
P39          AETHELRED 11 [978-1016] silver penny
Helmet type - LONDON mint - Moneyer - WULFSTAN
obv. +AEDELRED REX ANGLO, bust left;
rev.  +PVLFSTAN M-O LVND.   
Spink 1152 [£325 in VF].
Ex - Baldwins
GVF                                                             £250      R

P40           AETHELRED 11 [978-1016] silver penny
Long Cross type - NORTHAMPTON mint - M. - AETHELNOTH
obv. +AEDELRED REX ANG, bust left;
rev.  +AEDELNOD M-O HAM, voided long cross.   1.50g
Spink 1151 [£570 in VF for Northampton mint], North 774.
Ex - Baldwins.
RARE
GVF                                                                             £450     
P41            AETHELRED 11 [978-1016] silver penny
CRVX type - ROCHESTER mint - Moneyer - EADSIGE
obv. +AEDELRED REX, bust left;
rev.  +EDSIGE MO ROFE, voided cross with CRVX.   1.47g
Spink 1148 [£650 in VF for Rochester mint], North 770.
Provenance: Baldwins auction, 24 September 2013, lot 4285.
toned with a few Viking peck marks
RARE
VF                                                                                 £495                                       
P42          AETHELRED 11 [978-1016] silver penny
CRVX type - NORTHAMPTON mint - Moneyer - LEOFWINE
obv. +AEDELRED REX ANGLOR, bust left;
rev.  +LEOFPINE M-O HAMT, voided cross with CRVX. 1.37g
Spink 1148 [£570 in VF for Northampton mint], North 770.
Only 1 example recorded on SCBI/EMC - in a museum collection [SCBI 45 - Latvian 12 - mounted and pierced] 
a couple of 'Viking pecks'. By far the best known example, as far as we are aware.
EXTREMELY RARE  -   nEF                                 £595                   
P43          AETHELRED 11 [978-1016] silver penny
CRVX type - SOUTHAMPTON mint - Moneyer - ISANGELD
obv. +EADPERD REX ANGLOX; rev. ISEGEL M-O HAMPI;
Spink 1148 [£840 in VF for Southampton mint]
Only 2 examples recorded on SCBI/EMC, both in museum collections.   Edge crack at 10 o'clock.
VERY RARE
GVF/VF                                                                       £595
P44         AETHELRED 11 [​978-1016] silver penny
CRVX type - SOUTHWARK mint - Moneyer - AELFRIC
obv. +EDPERD REX ANGLOX; rev. +AELFRIC M-O SVDGE.;
Spink 1148 [£325 in VF for Southwark mint]
Provenance: Parsons collection [159];  Mark Rasmussen [£620] - with tickets.  Probably the best example known.
RARE
aEF                                                                              £575
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