Anglo Saxon
Sceattas and Stycas - 2
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8                             Anglo Saxon
SERIES J type 72 [c.710-60] secondary silver SCEAT
obv. Facing heads divided by long cross;
rev.  bird right looking back;   0.89g
Spink 802C [£325 in VF], Abramson 19-10 [£850 in VF]
Provenance: Glendinings auction, 4 April 1979, lot 205;
Lord Stewartby collection. Flan a little ragged - not chipped
VERY RARE
VF                                                                           £275

S49           Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] styca - Mon. EARDWULF
obv. +EDILRED REX ., cross in circle in centre;
rev.  +EARDVVLF:, 5 pellets in a circle;
Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
Ex- Dave Greenhalgh collection [with ticket].
GVF                                                                 £65

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S50            Anglo Saxon - Secondary silver sceat
SERIES L type 12 [c.710-60] - LVNDONIA
obv. bust right with inscription;
rev.  standing figure holding 2 crosses;
Spink 804 [£500 in VF], North 63
Provenance: Lord Stewartby collection.   Chipped edge
VERY RARE                                                        £95

S51           Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] STYCA - Moneyer - LEOFDEGN
obv. +EDILRED REX, cross in a thin circle with 4 pellets on the circle;  
rev.  +LEOFDEGN, circle enclosing pellets.
Spink 865 [£70 in VF for common types, this rarer].
Weakly struck and some porosity - better than photos
RARE variety
aVF                                                               £35
S52             Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
WIGMUND [837-50] Abp. STYCA - Moneyer - COENRED
obv. +VIGMVND IREP, cross in centre;
rev.  +COE.NRED, cross in centre;
Spink 870 - £70 in VF
some slight deposits
VF or better                                                     £60                 
S53             Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
ALCHRED with Abp. ECGBERHT [765-6] silver SCEAT
obv. +AL.hHRDF, cross in centre;
rev.    EGBERhTAR, cross in centre;
Spink 854 [£1100 in VF]   
Found - near York
EXTREMELY RARE
nEF                                                      £1650     R   

S54            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
Full round example, some deposits and porosity
VF                                                   £65    sold
S55             Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] STYCA - Moneyer - MONNE
obv. +EDFLRED, 5 pellets in centre;
rev.  +MONNE, cross with pellet ends in centre;
Spink 865 - £70 in VF
slightly patchy toning on rev. 
VF                                                               £60    sold
S56             Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] STYCA - Moneyer - FORDRED
obv. +EDHLCED RE, cross in centre;
rev.  +FORDRED, pellet in centre;
Spink 865 - £70 in VF.   Unusual obv. legend
weakly struck in places
VF                                                                    £65    
S57           Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] styca - Moneyer - FORDRED
obv. +EDELRED RE, cross in centre;
rev.  +FORDRED, cross with pellets in angles;
Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
Provenance: Baldwins
weakly struck in places
nVF                                                                        £45
S58             Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
WIGMUND [837-50] abp. styca - Moneyer - COENRED
obv. +VIGMVND IREP, cross in centre;
rev.  +COENRED, cross in centre;
Spink 870 [£70 in VF]
Provenance: Baldwins.   Some porosity 
VF                                                                    £55
S59        Anglo Saxon - Secondary silver sceat
SERIES H [Hamwic] type 39 [c. 710-60] 
obv. pecking bird;   rev. Celtic cross;
Spink 801 - £300 in VF, Metcalf 283-4.
obv. weakly struck with patchy toning and small scratch, but much better than photo.
VERY RARE   -   VF                                         £195     
S60             Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] styca - Moneyer - EANRED
obv. +EIIRED RE, pellet in centre;
rev.  +INRED, cross with pellets in angles;
Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
weakly struck, deposits and some porosity
GF                                                                        £25

S61              Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] styca - Moneyer - LEOFDEGN
LEOFDEGN SPECIAL MOTIF
obv. +EDILRED REX, 6-armed cross in centre;
rev.  +LEOFDEGN, cross with pellets in angles;
Spink 866 [£600 in VF]. Weakly struck and some porosity
GF                                                                             £85
S62              Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
EADBERHT [737-58] silver SCEAT
obv. +EOTBEREhTVF, cross in centre;
rev.   fantastic animal right wit 4 rosettes in field;
Spink 847 - £325 in VF.  Edge slightly chipped, but all details visible
RARE   -   GVF                                                         £150      
S63             Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
WIGMUND [837-50] abp. styca - Moneyer - COENRED
obv. +VIGMVND.IREP, cross in centre;
rev.  +COENRED, cross in centre;
Spink 870 [£70 in VF]
ragged edge, possibly chipped
GVF                                                                £35  sold
S64              Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] STYCA - Moneyer - WULFRED
obv. +EDILRED RE, cross in centre;
rev.  +WVLFRED, pellet in centre;
Spink 865 - £70 in VF
some porosity, particularly at edge 
VF                                                                       £45   
S65       Anglo Saxon - Secondary silver SCEAT
SERIES J [York] - type 72 [c.710-60] 
obv.  2 facing heads with cross in centre;
rev.   bird right looking back at serpent;
Spink 802C [£325 in VF], Abramson 19-10 [£850 in VF]
VERY RARE
nEF                                                                     £475  
S66           Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
EANRED [810-41] base silver styca - Moneyer - EADWINE
obv. +EANRED REX, pellet in a circle;
rev.  +EADVINI, pellet in a circle;
Spink 860 [£110 in VF]
surface flaws and some porosity
GVF                                                            £85
S67             Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] styca - Moneyer - EARDWULF
obv. +EDILRED REX, cross in a circle;
rev.  +EARDVVLF, cross with pellets in angles;
Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
round and well struck, but some porosity at edges
GVF-nEF                                                                  £65
S68              Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
EANRED [810-41] STYCA - Moneyer - HUAETRED
obv. +EANRED REX, cross in centre;
rev.  +HVAETRED, cross in centre;
Spink 860 - £110 in VF
rather softly struck [worn dies?], small edge striking cracks
RARE   -   VF                                                         £75     
S69              Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] STYCA - Mon. - VENDELBERHT
obv. +EDELRED RE, cross in centre;
rev.  +VENDELBER.H, cross in centre;
Spink 865 - £70 in VF
dark tone, weakly struck on obv. and tiny edge striking crack
VF or better                                                           £55   
S70             Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
EADBERHT [737-58] silver SCEAT
obv. .EADBERhTVF, cross in centre;
rev.  fantastic animal right;   Spink 847 [£325 in VF]
weakly struck top left and striking edge crack
nEF                                                                  £165  
S71              Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] STYCA - Moneyer - EARDWULF
obv. +EDRFIIRDL, retro., pellets in centre;
rev.  +EARDVVLF [cross in legend has pellets in each angle]
Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
Unusual style and legends, possibly a contemporary imitation
weakly struck
nVF                                                                                  £45                                                                                                                       
S72           Anglo Saxon - Secondary silver sceat
SERIES H type 49 - WODAN head
obv. Wodan head with cross below and 7 rosettes;
rev.  pecking bird;   Spink 801A [£400 in VF]
weakly struck in centre, some porosity and deposits
RARE
VF                                                                   £185
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S73             Anglo Saxon - Secondary silver sceat
SERIES N type 41b [c.710-60] 
obv. 2 standing figures holding 3 crosses;
rev.  monster left looking back;
Spink 806 - £275 in VF, Metcalf 368-72.  Toning a bit patchy
RARE
nEF                                                             £265   sold
S74                 Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] STYCA - Mon. - VENDELBERHT
obv. +EDHLED RE, cross in centre ;
rev.  +ENDEL.BERH, cross in centre.
Spink 865 - £70 in VF
some porosity and chipped
VF                                                                £28   
S75             Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] STYCA - Moneyer - FORDRED
obv. +ED-.FLRED REX, 5 pellets in centre;
rev.  +FO:.RD.R.ED, 5 pellets in centre.
Spink 865 - £70 in VF
Dark tone
GVF                                                           £55   
S76         Anglo Saxon - Secondary silver sceat
SERIES L type 12 [London] [c.710-60] 
obv. bust right with legend above [blundered LVNDONIA];
rev.  standing figure in crescent boat holding 2 crosses.
Spink 804 - £500 in VF, Metcalf 319-22
dark tone, weakly struck, some porosity & striking edge crack
VERY RARE   -   nVF/VF                                    £195    

S77                        Anglo Saxon
SERIES X Wodan Head [c.695-740] silver SCEAT
Crude style - possibly English version
obv. facing Wodan head with cross each side;
rev.  crested monster.
Spink 797 [£425 in VF]
Dark tone and some porosity [better than photos]
aVF                                                               £175    
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