Anglo Saxon
Sceattas and Stycas - 2
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S48                             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 [£350 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. FORDRED
obv. +EDFLRED REX [unusual]., 5 pellets in centre;
rev.  +FORDRED, 5 pellets in centre;
Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
slight porosity
VF                                                       £65
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S50            Anglo Saxon - Secondary silver sceat
SERIES L type 15 [c.710-60] 
obv. bust right with cross;
rev.  standing figure holding 2 crosses;
Spink 804C [£300 in VF]
some deposits and porosity   
VERY RARE
GF                                                 £90
S51      Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
EDMUND [?] - Moneyer - EARDWULF
obv. +EdMVND [retro.], 5 pellets in centre;  
rev.  +EARDVVL [retro.], cross with pellets in angles.
Interesting - not Wigmund as Eardwulf is not a Wigmund moneyer. We have seen a few others with this 'Edmund' or 'Egmund' legend [Pirie lists them as FOMVND, but it's a 'd' or 'g', not an 'o'].
Weakly struck and some porosity - better than photos
EXTREMELY RARE 
nVF                                                          £125    R
S52      Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] - Moneyer - EARDWULF
obv. +EDILRED RE, pellet in a circle;
rev.  +EARDVVLF, pellet in a circle;
Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
some slight deposits + porosity
GVF                                                      £65       R
S53             Anglo Saxon - silver sceat
SERIES E [c. 695-740] - var. G4 
obv.  Porcupine [Degenerate head];
rev.   Standard;
Spink 790C [£85 in VF]  
GVF-nEF                                   £98
S54         Anglo Saxon - silver sceat
CARIP series - Eclectic [c. 710-60]
obv.  bust right, with UVI ;
rev.   standing figure holding cross, with branch left; 
Spink 820 [£475 in VF]; Abramson 26-40
rev. weakly struck + slight porosity
Provenance: Wolfshead Gallery, USA, August 2015
VERY RARE
VF                                                      £295
S55             Anglo Saxon - silver sceat
SERIES P - R4 var. [c. 710-60]
obv.  bust right with vov to left + runes to right;
rev.   standard I I O I I ;                1.07g
Spink 813A [£175 in VF]; Abramson 13-45 
Provenance: Spink, 22.1.2007 [with ticket]
GVF-nEF                                            £195
S56        Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
Unusual styca on a square flan
obv. +EL....REX, unusual cross in centre;
rev.  +ALIIEEAD ?, pellet in circle of pellets;
Spink 872 [£60 in VF].   Unusual square flan
interesting
GVF                                                              £75
S57           Anglo Saxon - silver sceat
SERIES E [c. 695-740] 
obv. Porcupine [degenerate head] with cross and annulet;
rev.  Standard with TOTII;
Spink 790 [£85 in VF]; Abramson 94-10 var.
Provenance: A Smith collection
nEF                                                             £135
S58      Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
Unusual AETHELRED 11 ? [841-50] on square flan
obv. +EDIRED C [retro.], pellet in circle of pellets;
rev.  +IIDIIIIEAD X, cross in centre;
cf. Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
Found: near Lindisfarne, 2013
Unusual legends on a square flan - brassy colour
GVF                                                        £75
S59        Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
Unusual styca [c. 840-55] - Moneyer - EDILWEARD ?
obv. +RLF:.D [?], 7 pellets in centre;
rev.  +EDIIRIEVD+ [retro.], cross in centre;
Spink 872 [£60 in VF].
weakly struck in places.
Interesting and unusual - more research needed
VF                                                     £65
S60          Anglo Saxon - silver sceat
SERIES L - type 18 [c. 710-60] 
obv.  bust right with long cross pommee;
rev.   standing figure in crescent boat with cross and bird;
Spink 804F [£325 in VF]; Abramson 33-40
Provenance: Mike Vosper Coins, 10.2.2007 [£175 with ticket].    Slight striking flan crack at 10 clock + sl. porosity + small deposits
VERY RARE
GVF/nEF                                                   £285     R
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 866a [£350 in VF]. Weakly struck and some porosity
GF                                                                             £85
S62              Anglo Saxon - silver sceat
SERIES E [c. 695-740] 
obv.  Porcupine [degenerate head] with cross and VVO;
rev.   Standard with TOTII + pellets
Spink 790 [£85 in VF]; Abramson 99-10
Provenance: A Smith collection
GVF                                                            £125
S63     Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
EANBALD 11 ? - Moneyer- WULFHEARD 
obv.  VVLFEHAR [?], cross in centre;
rev.   EANAERD [?] , cross in centre;
cf. Spink 861 [£200 in VF]
Found: near Lindisfarne, 2013
rev. weakly struck
VF                                                       £95   R 
S64      Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
Unusual styca [c.840-55] 
obv. +OISEMN [?], 5 pellets in centre;
rev.  +EDELHERD, cross in centre;
Spink 872 [£60 in VF]
More research needed
some deposits and irregular edge 
VF                                                          £55     R
S65     Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
EANRED [810-41] - Moneyer - BROTHER
obv.  +EANRED REX, cross in centre;
rev.   +BRODER, cross in centre;
Spink 862 [£75 in VF]
some porosity + patchy toning
VF                                                        £55
S66      Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] - Moneyer - EARDWULF
obv. +EDILRED X [retro.], cross in centre;
rev.  +EARDVVLF [rer, cross in centre;
Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
weakly struck in places
GVF                                                            £65
S67     Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
Unusual styca [c. 840-55]
obv. +CDHVLR, cross in centre;
rev.  +EROE...., pellet in circle;
Spink 872 [£60 in VF]
Found: near Lindisfarne, 2013
some patchy toning - better than photos
GVF                                                          £55
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 - £125 in VF
rather softly struck [worn dies?], small edge striking cracks
RARE   -   VF                                                         £75     
S69      Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
Unusual styca [c. 840-55] 
obv. +EADHVV, cross in centre with pellet in angles;
rev.  +EILNAN, cross in centre with pellet in angles;
Spink 872 [£60 in VF]
some deposits and porosity
GVF                                                       £50   R  ?
S70     Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
WIGMUND [837-50] abp. - Moneyer - COENRED
obv.  +VIGMVND AREP, cross with pellet in each angle;
rev.   +COIENRED, cross in centre;   
Spink 870 [£70 in VF]
some porosity
VF                                                        £45
S71    Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
EANRED [810-41] - Moneyer - EADUINI
obv. +EANRED RE, unusual H motif in centre ?;
rev.  +EADVINI, cross in centre
Spink 860 [£125 in VF]
edge chip + some porosity and patchy toning
VF                                                               £75                                                                                                               
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 [£525 in VF]
weakly struck in centre, some porosity and deposits
RARE
VF                                                                £195
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S73      Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
DOUBLE OBVERSE [c.810-50] - EANRED & AETHELRED
obv.  +EANRED  R [for REX], 5 pellets, one large;
rev.   +AEILRED  R [for REX], pellet in centre;  
cf. Spink 862/65 
Provenance: Peter Moffat collection [with ticket] - one of the greatest styca collections
VERY RARE            A nice coin.
nEF                                                                    £150
S74       Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
Unusual styca [c. 841-55] 
obv. +VRDVV:VE, cross in circle of pellets ;
rev.  +EIVDDIR, cross circle of pellets.
Spink 872 [£60 in VF]
Provenance: Dave Greenhalgh collection [with ticket]
more research needed
GVF                                                       £65     R
S75     Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
Unusual styca [c. 841-55] - Moneyer - ODILO 
obv. +CYRDAL [retro.], pellets in centre;
rev.  +ODILO, cross in centre.
Spink 870 [£60 in VF]
Provenance: Dave Greenhalgh collection [with ticket]
some striking weakness 
VF                                                        £55    R
S76     Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria styca - styca
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] - Moneyer - LEOFDEGN 
obv.  +EDILRED REX, cross with pellet in each angle;
rev.   +LEOFDEJN, cross in centre.
Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
Provenance: Peter Moffat collection
Some deposits on obv.
GVF                                                          £75   R  
S77    Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] - Moneyer - WULFRED
obv.  +EDILRED RI [retro.], 8 pellets in the centre;
rev.   +VVLFRED, cross in centre.
Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
Provenance: Dave Greenhalgh collection [with ticket]
VF                                                                 £75
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S78   Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] - Moneyer - LEOFDEGN
obv.  +EDILRED REX, cross in centre;
rev.   +LEOFDEJN, pellet in centre.
Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
Provenance: Dave Greenhalgh collection [with ticket]
some porosity
VF                                                    £60    R
S79     Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
AETHELRED 11 [841-50] - Moneyer - EANRED
obv.  +EDILRED REX, pellet in circle of pellets;
rev.   +EANRED, cross in centre.
Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
Provenance: Peter Moffat collection [with ticket]
slightly off-centre + some deposits
GVF                                                    £75
S80     Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
AETHELRED 11 [841-50]
obv.  +AEDIRED [retro.], cross in centre;
rev.   +EDDIVEIE ?, 5 pellets in centre.
Spink 865 [£70 in VF]
Provenance: Dave Greenhalgh collection
VF                                                        £55

S81    Anglo Saxon - Kings of Northumbria - styca
Unusual styca - ULRED - Moneyer - HERRETH
obv.  +VL:RED  RE [retro.], 5 pellets in centre;
rev.   +HE:.RRED [retro.], 5 pellets in centre.
Herreth is an Eanred base silver moneyer - so this is unusual
Provenance: Private collection, Germany
GVF                                                        £135