ANGLO  SAXON  SCEATTAS & STYCAS 
S6    Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria silver SCEAT
EADBERHT [737-58] - class D
obv. .EOTBEREhTVF, cross in centre;  
rev.   fantastic animal left, with large cross under tail and small triquetra below;
Spink 847 [£325 in VF], Abramson 70-120 [£425 in VF]
Found - near Sherburn, Yorkshire, 2018.  Large flan 
RARE   
VF                                                                   £385



S2         Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
ALCHRED [765-74] silver SCEAT
obv.  AL.CHDER [A inverted, second syllable retro.], cross in centre;  rev.   fantastic animal right, cross under tail;   0.99g
Spink 849 [£800 in VF], Abramson 71-10 [£1100 in VF], Studies in EMC, vol.2, p.213, no.102 [this coin illustr.]
Provenance: Spink, 8.8.2002.
VERY RARE  -  EF or near                            £1800                

S3           Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria 
AETHELRED 1 [774-80] silver SCEAT
obv. EDILRED, cross in centre;    0.94g 
rev.  fantastic animal right, cross under tail, triquetra below.   
Spink 850 [£1350 in VF], Abramson 72-40, Studies in EMC, vol.2, p.213, no.119 [this coin illustrated]. 
Found - near Stamford Bridge, Yorkshire, 2007.
A very nice example - dark tone.
EXTREMELY RARE 
EF/nEF                                                 £2900    R                                                                                          
S4         Anglo Saxon - Eclectic silver sceat [c.710-60]
MONITA SCORUM type
obv. bust right;  rev.  porcupine.  0.90g
[Metcalf 435-6, Spink 824 [£1100 in VF], Abramson 24.50 - £2500 in VF]
Dark tone, flaw at edge of obv. and weakly struck obv.
EXTREMELY RARE
aF/nVF                                                                £195 

S5         Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AELFWALD 1 [779-88] silver SCEAT 
obv. FLEVALDVS, pellet in V, cross in centre.
rev.  fantastic animal right, cross below and rosette under tail.    0.95g
Spink 851 [£1100 in VF], Abramson 73-60.
Found - Rudston Parish, Yorkshire, Sept. 2012. 
Weakly struck on animal's face + some small deposits. 
EXTREMELY RARE 
nEF                                                  £1650      R                                                                                                      



S7          Anglo Saxon - Secondary silver SCEAT
Series J - type 37 [c.710-60]
obv. 2 facing heads, with cross;
rev.  4 birds clockwise around cross.   0.84g
Spink 802A [£240 in VF].
Ex - Spink.
weakly struck in places and some small deposits 
VF                                                                  £95


S8            Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
EADBERHT / ECGBERHT [737-58] silver SCEAT
obv. EOTBEREhTHF, small cross in centre;
rev.  ECGBERhTAR, standing figure holding cross and crozier, AR to left of figure [unusual].   1.10g
Spink 852 [£450 in VF], Abramson - this variety not listed [£650 in VF for common types], Studies in EMC, vol.2, p.210, no.89 [this coin illustrated]. 
Found - near Hull, Yorkshire, 2003.  
EXTREMELY RARE variety with cross & crozier and AR left.
GVF/nEF                                                              £795
S9         Anglo Saxon - Primary silver SCEAT
SERIES W [c.680-710]
obv. figure facing left with cross;
rev. cross crosslet on saltire.   0.76g
Spink 787 [£850 in VF], Metcalf 155
Provenance: private collection, France.
some surface flaking top left of obv.
EXTREMELY RARE  
VF                                                     £250

S10             Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
EADBERHT [737-58] silver SCEAT
obv. .EOTBEREhTVF, large cross in centre;
rev.   fantastic animal left;            0.91g
Spink 847 [£325 in VF], Booth Bi, Abramson 70-50 [£500 in VF], Studies in EMC, vol.2, p.201, no. 20 [this coin illustrated].
Ex - Spink auctions, 29.6.2006, lot 313 [£305]
obv. struck slightly off-centre - a very nice coin. 
EF/aEF                                                                  £595
S11      Anglo Saxon - Secondary silver SCEAT [c.710-60]
SERIES N type 41a
obv. 2 facing standing figures holding a cross;
rev.  crested monster right.   1.00g
Spink 806 [£275 in VF], North 97, Metcalf 368-72.
Ex - Archbishop Sharp collection [1645-1714]; thence by descent.  Weakly struck in places
VERY RARE   -   VF                                              £385
S12            Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [810-41] styca - Moneyer - MONNE
obv. +EDILRED:., cross in centre;
rev.  +MONNE, 5 pellets in centre;   1.11g
Spink 865 - £70 in VF
Ex - Lord Stewartby collection [with ticket]
some deposits on obv.
VF or better                                                    £55        
S13              Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 / EANRED [810-41] styca
DOUBLE OBVERSE type
obv.1  +AEILRED R, pellet in centre;
obv.2  +EANRED R, pellet in circle of pellets;   1.07g
Spink 862/5 - £75 in VF for common types - this much rarer
Ex - Peter Moffat collection - one of the greatest collections of stycas. R for REX on each side of the coin indicating double obverse.   Some porosity
VERY RARE   -   VF                                           £65    
S14             Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
ALCHRED [765-74] silver SCEAT - animal facing LEFT
obv. +AL.CHRED, cross in centre;
rev.  fantastic animal facing LEFT [usually right];   
Spink 849 [£800 in VF], Abramson 71-20 - this coin [£1100 in VF], Studies in EMC, vol.2, p.213, no.112 [this coin].
The lettering style etc. suggests to us that this may be a contemporary imitation?
Found - near West Heslerton, Yorkshire, c.2006
EXTREMELY RARE [only 2 known]
VF                                                                  £395   R
S15               Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-9] styca - Moneyer - FORDRED
obv. +EDILRED REX, cross with pellet in each angle;
rev.  +F.O.R.D.R.ED, cross with pellet in each angle;  1.27g
Spink 865 - £70 in VF.
Provenance: Lord Stewartby collection - purchased Dec. 1954 [with ticket].   Some deposits
RARE with pellet between some letters on rev.
GVF                                                                       £65      
S16              Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-9] styca - Moneyer - WULFRED ?
obv. +EDILRED [retro.], 5 pellets in centre;
rev.  +DELVVFD ?, cross in centre;   1.08g
Spink 865 - £70 in VF, for common types, this rarer.
Provenance: Lord Stewartby collection - purchased Aug.1955 [with ticket].  Weakly struck in places
RARE - unusual rev. legend
VF                                                                         £65    
S17      Anglo Saxon - Secondary silver SCEAT [c. 710-65]
SERIES R / Type 51 mule
obv. bust right with runes 'GEPA';
rev.  saltire standard.    0.90g
Spink 833 [£275 in VF, for common types, this rarer], Abramson 13-55 [£425 in VF].
Provenance: Patrick Finn list 17, 1999, no.48; Dr JDR coll'n.
VERY RARE
GVF                                                                   £385    
S18              Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] styca - Moneyer - EARDWULF
STAR motif
obv. +EDIL:.RED REX, star motif in centre;
rev.  +EARDVVLF, pellet in a circle.  1.20g
[Spink 865 - £70 in VF]
weakly struck and a few small deposits, better than photos
VF                                                                            £35
S19                            Anglo Saxon
SERIES K / R mule, Eclectic [c.710-60] silver SCEAT
obv. wolf worm curled right;  rev.  standard;
Spink 830 [£375 in VF], Metcalf p.449, Abramson 42.10 [£750 in VF].   Provenance: Steve Elden
weakly struck in places and dark tone
VERY RARE
GVF/VF                                                                   £295
S20           Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] styca - Mon. - AETHELWEARD
Aethelweard is a Wigmund moneyer and not previously known for Aethelred
obv. +ED:.IIRI  X, cross in centre; rev. +EDIIVIAD  X, cross in centre.   [cf. Pirie 891].  X for REX on both obv. and rev.
Very interesting coin
EXTREMELY RARE
GVF                                                                         £95 
S21        Anglo Saxon - Eclectic silver SCEAT [c. 710-60]
SALTIRE STANDARD Geometric type
obv. saltire with pellets and crosses;
rev.  standard with annulet centre;   1.18g
Spink 833A.
RARE
VF                                                                          £250    

S22         Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
EANRED [810-41] styca - moneyer - MONNE
obv. +EANRED REX, cross in centre;   
rev.  +MONNE, cross in centre;   
Spink 862 [£75 in VF]
Found - near York.
rev. weakly struck and slight porosity
VF                                                           £55     
S23           Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] STYCA
obv. +EDILRER [retrograde], pellet in circle of pellets;
rev.  +ENALM  X, cross in centre.   1.07g
[Spink 865 - £70 in VF for common issues]
Ex - Peter Moffat collection, with his original ticket [Moffat formed one of the greatest collections of stycas].  An interesting coin with very unusual rev. legend and X for REX
EXTREMELY RARE   -   nEF                                   £65 
S24         Anglo Saxon - SERIES E - HALF SCEAT ?
obv. degenerate head [porcupine], with 2 bars; rev. TOTII;
At 5mm diameter this is much smaller than a sceat [approx. 11mm diameter] and much thinner - it also appears to have been struck in copper/bronze and NOT silver - and not a larger coin cut down.  It was found in Norfolk with other normal sceattas. Unrecorded - we are unsure what to make of it, but it's certainly interesting. 
rather weakly struck and some porosity.
EXTREMELY RARE   -   GF                                  £95

S25              Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED II [841-50] styca - Moneyer - ALGHERE
obv. +AEDILRED Rx, cross in centre;
rev.  +ALGHERE, cross in centre;   
Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
Found - near Sherburn, Yorkshire, 2018
RARE with Rx.
full and reasonably round.
GVF                                                             £65

S26         Anglo Saxon - KIngs of Northumbria
AETHELRED [841-50] STYCA - Moneyer - WULFRED
obv. +EDILRED X, large pellet in centre;
rev.  +WULFRED, large pellet in centre.
Spink 865 [£70 in VF] 
Found - near York.
Full and round, but weakly struck in places and slight porosity 
VF                                                                £45

S27              Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
EADBERHT [737-58] silver SCEAT - class C
obv. .EOTBEREhTVF, three-arm cross with pellets ends;
rev.   fantastic animal left, with pellet in loop of tail. 
Spink 847 [£325 in VF for common types, this rarer], Abramson 70-100 [£525 in VF]
Found - near Kirkburn, Yorkshire, 2018
RARE - much better than photo.
nEF                                                                   £385
S28         Anglo Saxon - silver SCEAT [c. 695-740]
Series E - PORCUPINE [degenerate head] - VICO style
obv. quilled crescent with triangular head, small pellets under quill and cross beneath;
rev.  standard with annulet in centre and letters within and above. 1.30g. Spink 790A [£100 in VF], Abramson cf. 88-30.
RARE variety
EF or near                                                      £150
S29               Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
EANRED [810-41] STYCA - Moneyer - MONNE
obv. +EANRED REL, cross with pellet in each angle;
rev.  +MONNE., cross in centre;   1.04g
Spink 862 - £75 in VF
VF                                                                       £55   
S30               Anglo Saxon - KIngs of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-5-] styca - Moneyer - EANRED
obv. +EDILRED REX, pellet in circle;
rev.  +EANRED, pellet in circle of pellets.   1.06g
[Spink 865 - £70 in VF].  Ex - Peter Moffat collection [with ticket] - one of the greatest collections of stycas. Some small deposits and weakly struck in places
nVF/GVF                                                                 £50
S31            Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] styca - Moneyer - EANRED
obv. +EDILRED REX, 5 pellets in centre;
rev.  +EANRED, pellet in annulet in circle of pellets.  1.14g
[Spink 865 - £70 in VF]
Ex - Peter Moffat collection [with ticket] - one of the greatest collections of stycas
Unusual style and rev. motif.  Dark tone.        
EF or near                                                                  £65
S32               Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] STYCA - Moneyer - EARDWULF
SPECIAL MOTIF.   obv. +EDILRED, cross in circle;
rev.  +EARDVVLF, pellet in circle of 8 pellets within a larger circle of pellets;
Spink 865 [£70 in VF for common types, this rarer]
Ex - Dave Greenhalgh collection [with ticket]
Full round example. RARE with this rev. motif
GVF                                                                        £75   
S33                     Anglo Saxon - Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] STYCA - Moneyer - LEOFDEGN
obv. +EDILRED, cross in centre;
rev.  +LEOFDEGN, cross in centre.
Spink 865 [£70 in VF].
Found - near York.
Nice obv., but weakly struck and dirty rev. [better than photo].
VF                                                                     £35
S34      Anglo Saxon - Secondary silver SCEAT 
SERIES J - type 72
obv. 2 facing heads with cross in-between;
rev.  bird right looking back;
Spink 802C [£325 in VF], Abramson 19-10
Provenance: Spink.
The silver looks rather base and some deposits - so possibly a contemporary imitation.
RARE   
VF                                                                £95
S35               Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] STYCA - Moneyer - WULFRED
obv. +EDILRED X, cross in centre;
rev.  +VVLFRED, 5 pellets in centre;
Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
Ex - Dave Greenhalgh collection [with ticket]
some green deposit
EF or near                                                                £65     
S36              Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] STYCA. 
LEOFDEGN SPECIAL MOTIF
obv. +EDELREd REX, hammer cross on saltire in circle;
rev.  +LEOFDEJN, pellet in 2 circles;
Spink 866 - £600 in VF. ​Ex - Dave Greenhalgh collection [with ticket]. Weakly struck in places, some deposits and porosity and a bit dirty   -   RARE
VF                                                                   £95            
S37            Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED [841-50] STYCA
obv. +AEDILRED [retro.], cross in centre;
rev.  +EA.RDVVLF [retro.], 5 pellets in centre;
Spink 865 - £70 in VF
nEF                                                             £65        
S38             Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] styca - Moneyer - MONNE
obv. +EDILRED RE, cross in centre;
rev.  +MONNE, cross in centre;
Spink 865 [£70 in VF].  Provenance: Peter Moffat collection [with ticket] - one of the greatest collections of stycas
Dark tone
nEF                                                                            £65
S39     Anglo Saxon - Secondary SCEAT [c. 710-40]
SERIES J - type 72
obv. 2 facing heads with cross;
rev.  bird right looking back;
Spink 802C [£325 in VF]
Ex - Spink
base silver, weakly struck and some deposits - most likely a contemporary imitation
RARE                                                          £35    
S40               Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] STYCA - Moneyer - ALGHERE
obv. +AEDILRED Rx, cross in centre;
rev.  +ALGHERE, cross in centre;  Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
Provenance: Peter Moffat collection - one of the greatest collections of stycas. A little off-centre, weakly struck at top of rev. and green deposit on rev.
VF                                                                             £65
S41            Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] styca - Moneyer - EADWINE
obv. +EDELRED, 8 pellets in centre;
rev.  +EADV.I.NI [retro.], cross in centre;
Spink 865 [£70 in VF for common types, this much rarer]
Provenance: Dave Greenhalgh collection [with ticket]
Unusual type - Eadwine is an Eanred moneyer, not known for Aethelred.  A bit dirty in places
VERY RARE   -   VF                                                £135
S1    Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
ALDFRITH [685-705] silver SCEAT
obv. +ALDFRIDUS, boss in circle of pellets;
rev.  animal left with 3 pronged tail and large pellet eye; 1.12g
Spink 846 [£900 in VF], Abramson 69-10, Studies in EMC, vol.2, p.201, no.1 [this coin illustrated]. Similar to Stack coin.
Found - near Bridlington, Yorkshire, 2006. 
VERY RARE   
EF                                                                     £1750

S42              Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
WIGMUND [837-50] abp. styca - Moneyer - AETHELHELM
obv. +VIGNVND, cross in centre;
rev.  +EDELHELM, cross in centre;   Spink 870 [£70 in VF]
Provenance: Peter Moffat collection [with ticket] - one of the greatest collections of stycas.  Struck slightly off-centre and obv. a bit dirty with mottled toning
GVF/nEF                                                                 £60

S43             Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria 
EANRED [810-41] base silver STYCA - Mon. - DAEGBERHT
obv. +EANRED REX, cross in centre;
rev.  +DAEGBERCT, cross in centre;
Spink 860 [£110 in VF]
Provenance: Peter Moffat collection - one of the greatest collections of stycas.   Scarce
VF/GVF                                                               £75
S44             Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] styca - Moneyer - LEOFDEGN
LEOFDEGN SPECIAL MOTIF
obv. +EDILRED RE, special motif cross in centre;
rev.  +LEOFDEGN, cross in centre;   Spink 866 [£600 in VF]
Provenance: Peter Moffat collection - one of the greatest collections of stycas. Weakly struck particularly on rev., some porosity
VERY RARE   -   VF                                                £65


S45               Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] styca - Moneyer - BROTHER
CONTEMPORARY FORGERY
obv. +EDEIRETRT, cross in centre; rev. +VBRODER.
cf. 'Coins of Northumbria', E Pirie, 2002, Galata, p.67, no.3.51b.   Edge chipped
VERY RARE and interesting
VF                                                                           £35
S46          Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] styca - moneyer - EANRED
obv. +AEDILRED E [unusual], large pellet in centre;
rev.  +EANRED, large pellet in centre. 
Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
thin striking edge crack, hardly noticeable
RARE with E for REX and full outer circles
Ex - Dave Greenhalgh collection [with ticket]
VF                                                                   £65   
S47              Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] STYCA - Moneyer - MONNE
SPECIAL MOTIF  - obv. +EDELRED REX, cross inside a thin outer circle incorporating 4 pellets;  rev. +MONNE, 5 pellets inside thin outer circle;  Unusual central motifs
Spink 865 - £70 in VF for common types this much rarer
fairly full and round, a bit dirty and slight porosity
VERY RARE   -   GVF                                           £75    
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