ANGLO SAXON PENNIES - 2
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P51                       CNUT [1016-35] penny
Unusual CONTEMPORARY FORGERY - Quatrefoil type
Uncertain mint and moneyer
obv. CNVT REX ANGLO, bust left; 
rev.  +NVEL ON FRNIL ?   0.89g
appears to be debased silver
Provenance: Found near Plymouth 2011
weakly struck in places and some porosity
VERY RARE  -   nVF                                             £275
P56            AETHELWULF [839-58] silver penny
Phase 11 Portrait - CANTERBURY mint - Mon.- DAEGHEAH
obv. +EDELVVLF REX, bust right;
rev.  +DEIHEAH MONETA, cross crosslet.   1.24g
Spink 1047 [£3250 in VF], North 610, Naismith C107.2k [this coin illustrated]. Provenance: Dr Alexander coll'n; Glendinings 12.6.1929, lot 240; Drabble coll'n; Glendinings 4.7.1939, lot 371; Seaby CMB Nov.1973 H3909; Noble coll'n; Glendinings 11.12.1975, lot 380; M Roberts 1991; Williams coll'n. 
small internal striking perforation near edge at 3 o'clock
VERY RARE    -   nEF                                            £3750
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P57             HARTHACNUT [1035-42] silver penny
Arm and Sceptre type - HUNTINGDON mint - Mon. WULFWIG
obv. +HARDACNV, bust left; rev.  +PVLFPI ON HVNTA. 1.15g
Spink 1168 [£5560 in VF for Huntingdon mint], North 811, Eaglen 245, EMC 2016.0236]
Only one other example known [only 8 Huntingdon mint coins are recorded on EMC/SCBI for Harthacnut and all the others are in museum collections].   EXTREMELY RARE
EF or near                                                                £7850

P58          AETHELRED 11 [978-1016] silver penny
Long Cross type - BARNSTABLE mint - Mon. BYRHSIGE
obv. +AEDELRED REX ANGLO, bust left;
rev.  +BYRHSIGE M-O BARD.   
1.44g
Spink 1151 [£1750 in VF for Barnstable mint], North 774.
Provenance: Spink Numismatic Circular, July-Aug 1980, £450 [graded EF].
a few Viking pecks. 
Only 7 examples recorded on SCBI/EMC, all but one [Mack] in museum collections.
VERY RARE 
EF or near                                                          £ sold

P59              HARTHACNUT [1035-42] silver penny
Jewel Cross type - STAMFORD mint - Moneyer - LEOFING
obv. +HARDACNVT RE, bust left; rev.  +LIFNC ONN STANF.
Spink 1166 [£4500 in VF for common types, this MUCH rarer].
Ex - Tim Owen coins.
This appears to be the only example known.
EXTREMELY RARE
nEF/GVF                                                     £4950      R           


P61       EDWARD the CONFESSOR [1042-66] silver penny
Hammer Cross type - LONDON mint - Moneyer - EADWINE
obv. +EADPARRD RE, bust right;
rev.  +EDPINE ON LVNDE.   1.40g
Spink 1182 [£350 in VF], North 828.
Provenance: Baldwins; Private collection, UK.
die flaw on obv.
nEF                                                                                £395
P62       EDWARD the CONFESSOR [1042-66] silver penny
Pyramids type - CHESTER mint - Moneyer - BRUNING
obv. EADPARD REX, bust right;
rev.  +BRVNINC ON LEGE.   1.29g
Spink 1184 [£680 in VF for Chester mint], North 831.
Provenance: Baldwins; Private collection, UK
better than photo.
GVF                                                                         £595
P63                EDMUND [855-70] silver penny
Omega Cross type
obv. +EADMVND REX AN, omega surmounted by cross;
rev.  +TPICCA . MON, cross with pellets in angles.   1.38g
Spink 955 [£1100 in VF], North 462, Naismith E60.1.
Provenance: L R Stack collection; Sothebys auction, 22.4.1999, lot 349. 
RARE 
GVF                                                                        £1985    

P64    VIKING Danish East Anglia [c.885-915] silver penny
St. Edmund Coinage
obv. +SCEADNY; 
rev.  +RIIOMNHTIY.
Spink 960
Found: near Brantham, Suffolk, 2012
Toning a liitle patchy on obv.   
nEF /GVF                                                          £650


P73                 HAROLD 11 [1066] silver penny
PAX type - LINCOLN mint - Moneyer - AELMER
obv. +HAROLD REX ANGLO, but left.
rev.  +ALMER ON LINCO.   1.39g
Spink 1186 [£3750 in VF], North 836
only 3 are recorded on EMC/SCBI [all in museum collections]
Provenance: Private collection, USA [previously encased in NGC grading capsule and graded EF [XF40] - grading label retained.  Dark tone and slightly softly struck in places.
VERY RARE   -   GVF                                        £ sold
P74             CNUT [1016-35] silver penny
Short Cross type - BRUTON mint - Moneyer - AELFWINE
obv. +CNVT RECX, bust left;
rev.  +EL.FP11 ON BRIV;   0.90g
Spink 1159 [£2500 in VF for Bruton mint], 
None recorded on SCBI/EMC. The Williams collection included another example, but in inferior condition [part 11, lot 153]
Ex - Baldwins, 1950s [with tickets]
This would appear to be the finest Bruton mint coin known
EXTREMELY RARE
EF or near                                                              £3985 
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P45           AETHELRED 11 [978-1016] silver penny
Long Cross type - LONDON mint - Moneyer - AELFRIC
obv. +EDELRED REX ANGLO, bust left; 
rev.  +AELFRIC M-O LVND, long cross;   
Spink 1151 [£285 in VF].
Slightly weakly struck in part of legend + Viking peck on rev. 
EF or near                                                               £375
P46          AETHELRED 11 [978-1016] silver penny
First Hand type - NORTHAMPTON mint - Mon. - LEOFING
obv. +AEDELRED REX ANGLOX, bust right;
rev.  +LIFING M-O AMTVN, hand of providence;   1.50g
Spink 1144 [£950 in VF for Northampton mint], North 766.
Ex - Baldwins.  Only 1 example recorded in SCBI/EMC, in a museum collection.
EXTREMELY RARE
VF                                                                          £695    
P47        VIKING - York [c.895-920] silver penny
ST PETER COINAGE - Swordless type
obv. SCI PETRI MO in 2 lines with floral design below;
rev.  +EBORACECI, cross pattee in centre;
Spink 1006 [£1100 in VF]
Provenance: Tim Owen coins
edge slightly chipped but all details still there
VERY RARE
VF                                                                 £750   R
P48          AETHELRED 11 [978-1016] silver penny
First Hand type - NORTHAMPTON mint - Mon. - LEOFSIGE
obv. +AEDELRED REX ANGLOX, bust right;
rev.  +LEOFSIG M-O HAMT, hand of providence;   1.56g
Spink 1144 [£950 in VF for Northampton mint]
Only 1 example recorded on SCBI/EMC - in the Ashmoloean museum collection [SCBI 19 - Ashmol. 443]
Ex - Baldwins.  Very slight scratch on bust.
EXTREMELY RARE   -   nEF/GVF                 £785     R
P49                 CNUT [1016-35] silver penny
Short Cross type - LINCOLN mint - Moneyer - OSLAC
obv. +CNV.T REX, bust left;
rev.  +OSLAC ON LINC, short voided cross.   0.94g.
Spink 1159, North 790
Provenance: Baldwins
nEF                                                                        £275
P50     EDWARD THE CONFESSOR [1042-66] silver penny
Pointed Helmet type - NORTHAMPTON mint 
Moneyer - LEOFRIC
obv. +EDPARD REX, bust right;
rev.  +LEOFRIC ON HAMTV, short voided cross;   1.24g
Spink 1179 [£850 in VF for Northampton mint], North 825.
Ex - Baldwins.   No examples are recorded on SCBI/EMC - and only 2 Pointed Helmet types in total [different moneyers] are recorded for Northampton mint.
weakly struck in places
EXTREMELY RARE   -   VF                                       £695
P52                   CNUT [1016-35] silver penny
Pointed Helmet type - STAMFORD mint - Moneyer - LEOFWINE
obv. +CNVT REX AN, bust left with large cross on neck;   0.88g.
rev.  +LEOFPINE ON STA;  Large pellet in 1st and 4th quarters
Spink 1158 [£240 in VF for common types], North 787, cf. BEH 3307ff. Ex - Conte coll'n + B J Dawson 2001.  
EXTREMELY RARE variety  -  GVF                               £575
P53                    CNUT [1016-35] silver penny
Pointed Helmet type - COLCHESTER mint - Mon - WOLFWINE
obv. +CNVT RECX A, bust left;
rev.  +PLFPINE ON COLAC;  
Spink 1158 [£380 in VF for Colchester mint].
Only 6 listed on SCBI/EMC - all in museum collections
VERY RARE
aEF                                                                                £450
P54                  CNUT [1016-35] silver penny
Quatrefoil type - GLOUCESTER mint - Moneyer - LEOFSIGE
obv. +CNVT REX ANGLORX, bust left with cross pattee in front.   rev. +LEOFSIGE ON GLE;    1.13g.
Spink 1159 [£615 in VF for Gloucester mint], North 781.
Provenance: Dr John Hulett collection
RARE   
GVF                                                                    £495


P55      ALFRED the GREAT [871-99] silver penny
Lunettes type - LONDON mint - Mon. - BIARNMOTH
obv. +AELBRED REX, bust right;   0.72g.
rev.  +DMO BIARN MONETA, 3 lines, lunettes broken in centre;  
Spink 1057 [£3250 in VF for common types, this much rarer], North 626, Mackay & Lyons Gp.2, var. 111c, lunettes B.
Provenance: Glendinings, 1 May 1985, lot 30; Spink NC, May 1984, 2770 [£1250].  Dark tone and slight edge chips.
VERY RARE type with broken lunettes
EF                                                                  £1985     R
P65        EDWARD the CONFESSOR [1042-66] silver penny
Facing Bust type - WINCHESTER mint - Mon.- LEOFWOLD
rev. +LEOFPOLD ON PINCI;
Spink 1183 [£325 in VF]
slightly weakly struck in places
GVF                                                                     £395   R
P66       EDWARD the CONFESSOR [1042-66] silver penny
Sovereign and Eagle type - ROMNEY mint
Moneyer - WULFMAER.   rev. +PVLMAER ONN RVM;  1.32g
Spink 1181 [£965 in VF for Romney mint], cf. EMC 1042.1387
Provenance: Elmore Jones collection; Glendinings auction, 12 May 1971, lot 681; Baldwins auction, 16 Oct. 1998, lot 1513;
Romney is a very rare mint for Edward the Confessor - only 2 other examples of the Sovereign/Eagle type are known
weakly struck in parts
EXTREMELY RARE   -   VF                            £875      R

P67    VIKING - Danish East Anglia [c.885-915] silver penny
St. EDMUND coinage
obv. +SCEAIDI; 
rev.  +OAVLCR.I;
Spink 960
Found - Thetford, Norfolk, 2005
legends a little weakly struck in places
nEF                                                                     £650
P68    VIKING Danish East Anglia [c.885-915] silver penny
St. EDMUND coinage
obv. +SCEADNVI, A with 3 annulets;
rev.  +SCEANVM, cross with annulet in each angle
Unusual with annulets both sides;
Spink 960 [£425 in VF for common types, this much rarer].
Found - Thetford, Norfolk, 2009
VERY RARE variety
EF or near                                                  £985     R

P69              HARTHACNUT [1035-42] silver penny
Jewel Cross type - WATCHET mint - Moneyer - GODCILD
obv. +HARDACNVT RE, bust right;
rev.  +GODCILD ON PECED;   1.11g
Spink 1167 [£27000 in VF for Watchet mint], North 809.
Ex - Lloyd Bennett; Spink.  Only 1 example is recorded in SCBI/EMC in a museum collection [SCBI 40 - Stockholm 62] - our coin is far superior. Only 2 Watchet mint coins in total are recorded on SCBI/EMC.  By far the finest Harthacnut Watchet mint coin known to us - a little bright.
EXTREMELY RARE   -   aEF                                   £9500   
P70    VIKING Danish East Anglia [c.885-915] silver penny
St. EDMUND coinage
obv. +SCEADDI, A in centre;
rev.  +ALDVL, cross in centre;
Spink 960.  Slightly ragged edge
Found - Soham, Cambs., 2009
GVF                                                                £595
P71       EDWARD the CONFESSOR [1042-66] silver penny
Pointed Helmet type - WINCHESTER mint - Mon.  GODMAN
rev. +GODMANN ON PINCE;
Spink 1179 [£425 in VF]
only 5 examples recorded on SCBI/EMC
RARE
nEF                                                                   £ sold
P72    VIKING Danish East Anglia [c.885-915] silver penny
St. EDMUND coinage
obv. +EIYRNDETO; A in centre; 
rev.  +YEDILIITO, cross in centre;
Spink 961
Found - Brandon, Suffolk, 2011
EF or near                                                            £675
P75                     CNUT 1016-35] silver penny
Quatrefoil type - LONDON mint - Moneyer - EADWIG
obv. CNVT REX ANGLORI, bust left;
rev.  +EADPI ON LVND.   1.06g
Spink 1157 - £300 in VF.
Ex - Saltford coins, Feb. 2002
EF                                                                £435

P76             HAROLD 1 [1038-40] silver penny
Fleur de Lis type - NORWICH mint - Moneyer - MAN
obv. +HAROLD REX, bust left;
rev.  +MANNA ON NORD.       1.18g
Spink 1165 [£750 in VF] 
Ex - Baldwins
Choice coin
EF                                                                 £1650

P77                      CNUT [1016-35] silver penny
Quatrefoil type - LONDON mint - Moneyer - BRIHTNOTH
obv. +CNVT REX ANGLOR, pellet behind bust;
rex.  +BRIHNOD LVNDEN.   1.02g
Spink 1157 var. - £300 in VF for common types, this rarer
Ex - Baldwin coins, Jan. 2001
GVF/nEF                                                                  £325
P78                    CNUT [1016-35] silver penny
Quatrefoil type [3 pellets in left foil] - LONDON - WULFNOTH
obv. +CNVT REX ANGLOR, pellet behind bust; :
rev.  +PVLFNOD LVND, 3 pellets in lower left foil and quatrefoil with pellet ends.   1.03g
Spink 1157 var. - £300 in VF, for common types, this much rarer.   Ex - Mike Vosper coins, Sept. 2000
Only one on EMC/SCBI - EMC.1014.2968 - ours is better. 
VERY RARE variety    -   EF                                          £550
P79                    CNUT [1016-35] silver penny
Pointed Helmet type - LONDON mint - Moneyer - EADWOLD
obv. +CNVT R:ECX, bust left;   
rev. +EADPOL.D ON LVN.    0.94g. 
Spink 1158 - £240 in VF, cf. SCBI Copenhagen 2369, Hildebrand 2201-2.
Ex - T L Taylor collection; Baldwins auction 57, 2008, lot 357
EF or near                                                                     £375
P80                     CNUT 1016-35] silver penny
Pointed Helmet type - LONDON mint - Mon. - AELFWEARD
obv. +CNVT REX ANGL, bust left;
rev.  +ELFPER.D ON .LVDEN.   1.10g
Spink 1158 - £240 in VF
Ex - Michael Trenerry coins, Oct. 2010
nEF                                                                        £325
P81                   CNUT [1016-35] silver penny
Short Cross type - LONDON mint - Moneyer - AELFWINE
obv. +CNV T RECX. 
rev.  +AELPINE ON LVND;   1.04g
Spink 1159 
Ex - Saltford coins, Aug. 2003
EF                                                                        £395
P82          HARTHACNUT [1035-42] silver penny
Arm & Sceptre type - BEDFORD mint - Mon. - LEOFDEGN
obv. +HARDCNVT, bust left;
rev.  +LEOFDEGEN ON BE.           1.23g
Spink 1168 [£7150 in VF for Bedford mint] 
Only 3 Bedford mint coins in total are recorded on SCBI/EMC for Harthacnut.  Ex - Baldwins
EXTREMELY RARE - probably UNIQUE
EF                                                                       £12500
P83                  HAROLD 1 [1035-40] silver penny
Fleur de Lis type - YORK mint - Moneyer - SVEINN
obv. +HAROLD RE, bust left;  rev. +SPEGN ON EOF.   0.97g
Spink 1164 - £825 in VF, North 803, cf. SCBI 40 - Stockholm 1542.   Ex - Duke of Argyll collection; Spink 19 July 1962.
weakly struck in centre of obv. + a few tiny Viking pecks on obv.
RARE   -   GVF-nEF                                          £785
P84               HARTHACNUT [1035-42] silver penny
Arm and Sceptre type - LINCOLN mint - Mon. - AUTHBJORN
rev.  +ODBEARB ON LINC;.   1.22g
Spink 1169, North 777.    Ex - Baldwins
3 examples are recorded in SCBI/EMC - all in museum collections and inferior to our coin.
VERY RARE
EF                                                                         £4350                                                        
P85            AETHELRED 11 [978-1016] silver penny
Crvx type - SOUTHWARK mint - Moneyer - BEORHTLAF
obv. +AEDELRED REX ANGLOX, bust left;
rev.  +BYRHTAF M-O SVD.   1.15g
Spink 1148 - £325 in VF for Southwark mint, North 770, cf. SCBI 25 - Helsinki 103
GVF-nEF                                                                  £350

P86            AETHELRED 11 [978-1016] silver penny
Last Small Cross type - LONDON mint - M.- BEORHTFERTH
obv. +AEDELRED REX ANGLO, bust left;
rev.  +BRHFERD M-ON LVND.    1.25g
Spink 1154 - £275 in VF, North 777, SCBI 20 - 1024 Mack
Ex - R P Mack collection
some small Viking pecks, particularly on rev.
nEF                                                                             £350
P87              HAROLD 1 [1038-40] silver penny
Jewel Cross type - MALMESBURY mint - Mon.- LEOFDEGN
obv. +HAROLD REX, bust left; 
rev.  +LEOFDEGEN ON MEL;   1.15g
Spink 1163 [£7250 in VF for Malmesbury mint], North 802, BEH 765, cf. SCBI 40 Stockholm 480 and EMC 2010.0227 [same dies]. Ex - York Coins, USA [TY3 - $5495], graded GEF.  EXTREMELY RARE - only 4 known
EF                                                                   £4950
P88                   EADGAR [759-75] silver penny
Portrait type - Moneyer - SIFERTH
obv. +EADGAR REX, bust right;
rev.  SIFRED MONETA, extra cross and pellet in centre.
Spink 1138 - £4000 in VF.  Very rare moneyer for this type, we have not found another example recorded. Weakly struck in places, small chip, some porosity & scratch on rev.
EXTREMELY RARE   -   nVF                                     £1350

P89        AETHELRED 1 [865-71] silver penny
Wessex Lunettes - CANTERBURY mint - Moneyer - AELFHERE
obv. +AEDELRED REX, bust right;   
rev.  +MON - ELBERE - ETA, in 3 lines;        1.02g
Spink 1055 [£3000 in VF], North 622, cf. EMC 1001.0539
VERY RARE
GVF                                                                         £2850    R

P90     EDWARD THE CONFESSOR [1042-66] silver penny
Pyramids type - NORTHAMPTON mint - Mon. - SAEWINE
obv. bust right with sceptre;  rev.  +SAEPINE ON HAT, pyramids in angles, one with trefoil head.   1.25g
Spink 1184 - £765 in VF for Northampton mint, North 831/2, BNJ X1X, pl.1V:17 [this coin illustrated], Freeman 50.
Ex - Baldwins.  Only 3 are recorded on SCBI/EMC with trefoil - all in museum collections and all with weakly struck busts like this - ours appears to be the best known.
VERY RARE   -   VF/GVF                                          £595

P91      EDWARD THE CONFESSOR [1042-66] silver penny
Sovereign and Eagles type - NORTHAMPTON mint
Moneyer - LEOFRIC
obv. +EADPARD REX ANG, King holding orb and sceptre;
rev.  +LEFRIC ONN HANTV.   1.34g
Spink 1181 - £870 in VF for Northampton mint common types, this much rarer, North 827, Freeman 17.
Ex - Baldwins [graded EF by them].
No examples recorded on SCBI/EMC
weakly struck in places
EXTREMELY RARE
aEF                                                                            £985
P60      EDWARD THE CONFESSOR [1042-66] silver penny
Hammer Cross type - NORTHAMPTON mint - M. AELFWINE
obv. +EADPARD REX, bust right;
rev.  +AELFPINE ON HTIME, short voided cross;   1.32g
Spink 1182 - £700 in VF for Northampton mint, North 828X, 
pl. 1V:7 [this coin illustrated].   Ex - Baldwins.
​No examples are recorded on SCBI/EMC - only one Hammer Cross in total is recorded for Northampton mint [different moneyer].   EXTREMELY RARE
nEF/GVF                                                                      £985
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