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P1
COENWULF [796-821]
silver penny
EAST ANGLIA mint
Moneyer - BOTRED
obv. +COENVVLF REX m;
rev.  +BOTRED, cross - wedges
1.34 g
Spink 920 [£2400 in VF for common types, this extremely rare]; Naismith E7.2 [only one example in Naismith].
2 small edge nicks.
EXTREMELY RARE
Better than photos.
in NGC grading capsule aUNC [AU55]
nEF                       £2500    sold


P2
AETHELBERHT  [858-65]
silver penny
CANTERBURY mint
Moneyer - OSHERE
obv. +AEDELBEARHT REX:
rev.  +OSHERE MONETA.
o.96 g
Spink 1053 [£3500 in VF].
Naismith C198
chipped edge
EXTREMELY RARE
nEF                            £1350


P3
AETHELRED 11  [978-1016]
silver penny
Last Small Cross type
BEDFORD mint
Moneyer - LEOFWINE
obv. +EDELRED REX ANGL:
rev.  +LEOFPINE M-O                                               BEDFO.
          [4 pellets at 8 o'clock]
Spink 1154 [£600 in VF for Bedford mint];
4 pellets in field at 8 o'clock 
     cf. EMC 1050.1142
Viking pecks, mainly on rev. +
possible signs of a striking crack at 3 0'clock.
Better than photos.
In a NGC grading capsule: aUNC [AU]
VERY RARE 
nEF                         £ 595


P4
AETHELRED 11  [978-1016]
silver penny
CRVX type
EXETER mint
Moneyer - LUDA
obv. +AEDELRED REX                                         ANGLOX;
rev.  +LVDA M-O EAXEC.
1.38 g
Spink 1148 [£500 in VF for Exeter mint];
Ex - York Coins, H1346 - $725
in a NGC grading capsule - graded UNC
EF                       £ 695


P5
COENWULF  [796-821]
silver penny
CANTERBURY mint
Moneyer - DEALLA
obv. +COENVVLF REX;
rev.  +DEALLA MONETA.
1.35 g
Spink 916 [£2750 in VF];
Naismith C38.3.
Ex - Ryan collection; Doubleday collection, no. 352; Goldberg auction, 2 Sept. 2012, lot 4079 [sold $1875].
In NGC capsule.
slightly chipped edge, but all details are there.
VERY RARE
GVF                      £1500     R
  


P6
OFFA  [757-96]
silver penny
LONDON mint
Moneyer - DUD
obv. +OFFA REX+;
rev.  +dVD.
1.01 g
Spink 905 [£3750 in VF];
Chick 19.
in NGC grading capsule - EF.   slightly chipped edge        
EXTREMELY RARE
GVF-nEF                 £2500

 


P7
ECGBERHT  [802-39]
silver penny
ROCHESTER mint
Moneyer - DUNN
obv. +ECGBEORHT RE;
rev.  +DVNVN MONETA,
1.05 g
Spink  1039 [£6500 in VF].
Naismith R12.2. 
chipped and broken - 2 parts stuck back together.
EXTREMELY RARE
GVF                       £ 450    sold

P8
COENWULF  [796-821]
silver penny
Mint - CANTERBURY
Moneyer - BEORNFERTH
obv. +COENVVLY REX m;
rev. +BEORNFRED MONETA
1.24 g
Spink 915 [£2500 in VF]
Naismith C23b [this coin illustrated];
Ex - Sothebys, 9.10.1992, lt 946;
Baldwin, Winter 2008, BH063
slightly ragged edge
EXTREMELY RARE
GVF-nEF                     £1650                     


P9
AETHELBERHT  [856-65]
silver penny
Mint - CANTERBURY
Moneyer - WIHTMUND
obv. +AEDELBEARHT REX;
rev.  +VIO / HTM / VND /                                    MONETA
0.84 g
Spink 1053 [£3500 in VF].
Naismith C205.
chipped
VERY RARE
GVF                        £ 675     R                    


P10
ECGBERHT  [802-39]
silver penny
ROCHESTER mint
Moneyer - DUNN
obv. +ECGBEAR / HT REX;
rev.  +DVNN MONETA.
0.87 g
Spink 1039 [£6500 in VF];
Naismith R12.2d [this coin illustrated]
Found: Clothall, Herts, June 2006.
Ex - Stewart collection; Noonans [DNW], 13.12.2006, lot 45 - [sold £625]
chipped + slight flan wave
EXTREMELY RARE
nEF                         £ 985     R


P11
BEORNWULF  [823-25]
silver penny
EAST ANGLIA mint
Moneyer - MONNA
obv. +BEORNPVLF  REX;
rev.  +MONNA.
Spink 929 [£6000 in VF];
Naismith E24.
Naismith records 9 known examples, 6 of which are chipped.
EXTREMELY RARE
nEF                         £785     R
 


P12
ECGBERHT  [802-39]
silver penny
CANTERBURY mint
Moneyer - TIDBEARTH
obv. +ECBEARHT RE;
rev.  +TIDBEARHT - Dorib C.
0.80 g
Spink 1035 [£6500 in VF];
Naismith C88.
chipped
EXTREMELY RARE
GVF                         £ 875     R   

 


P13
COENWULF  [796-821]
silver penny
NEW VARIETY
EAST ANGLIA mint
Moneyer - WIHTRED
obv.  +COENVVF REX m; 
[no inner circle];
rev.   +EpIRTDH, cross crosslet
Spink 920 [£2400 in VF for common types - this extremely rare].
Not in Naismith, but cf. E12.2
Found: Hampshire.
Ex - M & H Coins.
EXTREMELY RARE
nEF                      £2500     R
 


P14
HAROLD 1  [1035-40]
silver penny
Fleur de Lis type
WARWICK mint
Moneyer - GOD
obv. +HAROLD RECX;
rev.  +GOD MON PAERINC.
Spink 1165 [£2100 in VF for Warwick mint].
Only 2 examples are recorded on SCBI/EMC [both are in museums]; cf. EMC 1018.0565.
some Viking pecks and slightly wavy flan.
EXTREMELY RARE
GVF                               £1985

P101
   AETHELRED 11 [978-1016] 
silver penny
CRVX type
LONDON mint
Moneyer - EADMUND
obv.  +AEDELRED REX ANGLOX
rev.  +EADMVND M-O LVN
1.52 g
Spink 1148 [£400 in VF]
a few Viking pecks on rev. + slight hairline flan crack at inner circle at 4 to 6 o'clock [stable]
         GVF            £295    sold    


P103
AETHELRED 11  [978-1016]
silver penny
CRVXs type         
CANTERBURY mint
Moneyer - LEOFING
obv. +AEDELRED REX ANGLOX;
rev.  +LIFINC MO CAENT
Spink 1148 [£400 in VF]
cf. EMC 1007.0092
a nice example
GVF-nEF               £495


P104
AETHELRED 11 [978-1016]]
silver penny
CRVX type
YORK mint
Moneyer - LEOFSTAN
obv. +AEDERED REX           ANGLOX
rev.  +LEFSTAN ON EO
Spink 1148 [£400 in VF].
chipped, a bit bright, wavy flan and some cracking around part of inner circle [stable]
GVF                      £98     sold          


P105
HAROLD 1  [1035-40]
silver penny
Fleur de Lis type       1.06g
LONDON mint
Moneyer - BRUNGAR
obv. +HAROLD REX
rev.  +BIVNGER ON LVN
Spink 1165 [£1050 in VF]
nEF                         £1500
 


P107
HAROLD 1  [1035-40]
silver penny
Fleur de Lis type      
OXFORD mint
Moneyer - AETHELRIC
obv. +HAROLD REX;
rev.  +EDLRIC ON OCX.
1.18 g
Spink 1165 [£1400 in VF for Oxford]; North 803;
EMC 1030.0548 [this coin].
only 2 are recorded on SCBI/EMC - this is the best
Provenance: Jean Elsen
VERY RARE 
GVF                    £1650
 


P108
HARTHACNUT  [1035-42]
silver penny
Arm & Sceptre type
OXFORD mint
Moneyer - AEGELWINE
obv. +HARDACNVT RE
rev.  +AEGLINE ON COXE
Spink 1168 [£3330 in VF for Oxford mint]; North 811
Ex - Baldwins
only 3 recorded in SCBI/EMC
all in museum collections
ours is better than all of them
EXTREMELY RARE
EF or near            £4850


P109
AETHELRED 11  [978-1016]
silver penny
2nd Hand type
LONDON mint
Moneyer - OSCYTEL                                [ASKETILL]
obv. +AEDELRED REX                                         ANGLOX
rev.  +OSCVTEL M-O LVND
1.48 g
Spink 1146 [£550 in VF]
Viking pecks on obv. + slight hairline  flan crack at inner circle 11 to 12 o'clock [stable] 
GVF                           £295     R


P110
AETHELRED 11  [978-1016]
silver penny
CRVX type
WINCHESTER mint
Moneyer - BEORHTSIGE
obv. +AEDELRED REX ANGLOX
rev.  +BYRHSIGE M-O PIN
Spink 1148 [£400 in VF].           A few slight Viking pecks; a bit bright; slightly wavy flan + one tiny pin-prick crack on the inner circle - only visible when you hold it up to a bright light.
aEF                        £385    sold   

 


P111
HAROLD 1  [1035-40]
silver penny
Fleur de Lis type         0.94g
NOTTINGHAM mint
Moneyer - BLACMAN
obv. +HAROLD RE
rev.  +BLACAMAN ON SN
Spink 1165 [£3500 in VF for Nottingham]; North 803.
Found: Isleham, Cambs., 2004
Recorded: EMC 2004.0031
2 tiny internal striking cracks at top of head - only visible when held up to the light.
sl. weakly struck + patchy tone
VERY RARE mint
VF                            £1650 


P112
CNUT  [1016-35]
silver penny
Short Cross type         0.97g
NOTTINGHAM mint
Moneyer - BLACMAN
obv. +CNVT RECX;
rev.  +BL.ACAMAN O SNO.
Spink 1159 [£1250 in VF for Nottingham mint]
cf. EMC 1015.3482
VERY RARE mint
GVF                         £1650     R


P113
AETHELRED 11 [978-1016]
silver cut halfpenny
CRVX type
BARNSTAPLE mint
Moneyer - AELFSIGE
obv. +AEDELRED REX ANG.
rev.  +AELFSIGE MO BARDA
Spink 1148 [£1600 in VF]
cf. EMC 1009.0465
VERY RARE mint
nEF                           £395   sold


P114
CNUT  [1016-35]
silver penny
Pointed Helmet type
LONDON mint
Moneyer - EADWINE      
obv. +CNVT REX;
rev.  +EDPINE ON LVNDE    
1.00 g
Spink 1158 [£400 in VF]
a little shiny - better than photos and lighter  
aEF                      £350     sold     


P115
OFFA  [757-96]
silver penny
Light Coinage
LONDON mint
Moneyer - EALHMUND
obv. +OFFA REX+
rev.  +ALH MUN D        1.19g
Spink 905. 
Chick 37p [this coin].
Provenance: DNW auction, 9.12.2003, lot 491.
Another similar example,
Chick 37k, sold at CNG auctions, 15.1.2020, lot 1272, for $21600 [it is currently on the market at £22500].
slightly weakly struck in places.
VERY RARE
nEF                        £  sold


P116
CNUT  [1016-35]
silver penny
Quatrefoil type
MALMESBURY mint
Moneyer - BEORHTSTAN
obv. +CNVT REX ANGLOR
rev.  +BRIHSTAN ON MEAL.
Spink 1157 [£2260 in VF]
Provenance: J Newman coins
chipped
EXTREMELY RARE mint
VF                            £475 


P117
HARTHACNUT  [1035-42]
silver penny
Jewel Cross type
GLOUCESTER mint
Moneyer - AELFSIGE     1.42g
obv. +HARDACNVT RE
rev.  +AELF:SIG ON GLEOCE
Spink 1167 [£4285 in VF for Gloucester mint].
cf. SCBI 40 Stockholm 23
only 1 recorded on SCBI/EMC
Provenance: Jon Mann coins
some Viking pecks on rev. and wave in flan.
EXTREMELY RARE
EF                                £ sold


P118
EADRED  [946-55]
silver penny
Moneyer - MANNECIN
obv. +EADRED REX
rev.  +MANNECIN MONETA
Spink 1115 [£3000 in VF]
cf. EMC 1034.0706; North 713
chipped and cracked [stable]
RARE
GVF                    £695     sold


P119
HAROLD 1  [1035-40]
silver penny
Fleur de Lis type
BRISTOL mint
Moneyer - AELFWEARD
obv. +HAROLD RECX
rev.  +AELFPERD ON BRI
Spink 1165 [£1820 in VF for Bristol mint].           
1.11g
Provenance: 
Baldwins [graded EF].
VERY RARE     
superb coin
EF                              £2950


P120
EDWARD the CONFESSOR
[1042-66]
silver penny
Hammer Cross type
NOTTINGHAM mint
Moneyer - WULFNOTH
obv. +EADPARD RE
rev.  +PVLNOD ON SNOT
Spink 1182 [£1920 in VF for Nottingham mint].
Blackburn & Bonser, BNJ 54,
1984, p. 63-73, no.15.
Provenance: Spink.
only 1 recorded on SCBI/EMC
- EMC 1984.0015
weakly struck legends
better than photos
EXTREMELY RARE
GVF                       £1850     R


P121
EDWARD the CONFESSOR
[1042-66]
silver penny
Sovereign & Eagles type
NORTHAMPTON mint
Moneyer - LEOFRIC       
1.34g
obv. +AEDPARD REX ANG
rev.  +LEFRIC ONN HANTV
Spink 1181 [£860 in VF for Northampton mint].
Provenance: Baldwins 
[graded EF by Baldwins]
no examples in SCBI/EMC
weakly struck in places
EXTREMELY RARE
nEF                           £850                       


P122
HARTHACNUT  [1035-42]
silver penny
Arm & Sceptre type
BEDFORD mint
Moneyer - LEOFDEGN
obv. +HARDCNVT          1.23g
rev.  +LEOFDEGEN ON BE
Spink 1168
Provenance: Baldwin auction,
7.6.2018, lot 106 [sold: £9000].
Only 3 Bedford Harthacnut coins in total are recorded on SCBI/EMC - all with different moneyers to ours.
UNIQUE 
Superb
EF                               £9750

P123
Harthacnut [1035-42]
silver penny
Arm & Sceptre type
Sole reign - 1040-42
Lincoln mint
Moneyer -  Authbjorn
 obv. +CNVT RECX AN
rev.   +ODBERRN ON
                            LINC
1.20 g
Spink 1169 , N. 777.
Provenance: Baldwins auction, 27.11.2017, lot 56
[£4350]
3 examples recorded on: SCBI/EMC - all in museum collections.
ours is much better
EXTREMELY RARE
EF                    £4750

P124
AETHELRED 11 [978-1016]
silver penny
Helmet type
DORCHESTER mint
Moneyer - WULFNOTH
obv. +AEDELRED REX ANGLO;
rev.  +PVLFNOD M'O DOR.
Spink 1152 [£1600 in VF for Dorchester mint].
Ex - Spink NC, March 1978, no. 3367; Lord Stewartby coll.;
Spink, 22 March 2016, lot 239 [sold £400].
This and EMC 1007.0140 [museum] are the only 2 Dorchester mint Helmet types we are aware of.
EXTREMELY RARE
Small green deposits, pierced and tiny crack near the centre.
VF                           £495

P125
CNUT [1016-35]
silver penny
Pointed Helmet type
WARWICK mint
Moneyer - LEOFING
obv. +CNVT RECX A;
rev.  +LIFNC : ON PAERINC.
Spink 1158 [£960 in VF for Warwick mint]
Found: near Dorchester, 2022 
- recorded: EMC 2022.0034
Internal hairline crack near inner circle 1 to 3 o'clock [you can only really see it if held up to the light] + some slight ghosting down the centre of the obv. from the cross on rev.
VERY RARE mint
VF                         £695

P126
AETHELRED 11 [978-1016]
silver penny
CRVX type
TOTNES mint
Moneyer - GODWINE
obv. +AEDELRED REX ANGLOX;
rev.  +GODPINE M-O TOTA
Spink 1148 [£750 in VF for Totnes mint].
Only 3 recorded on SCBI/EMC - cf. 1050.0512
Ex - AMR coins.
EXTREMELY RARE
better than photos
GVF                     £795

P127
EDWARD the CONFESSOR [1042-66]
silver penny
Pyramids type
STAFFORD mint
Moneyer - GODWINE
1.24 g
obv. +EDPARD RE;
rev.  +GODPINE ON STAEF
Spink 1184 [£1250 in VF for Stafford mint]
struck off-centre.
RARE
much better than photos
Graded mint state [MS61] by NGC - UK grade a bit lower
                                   £1250

P128
EDWARD the CONFESSOR
[1042-66]
silver penny
Facing Bust type
WARWICK mint
Moneyer - Theodric
obv. +EDPARD REX;
rev.  +DEODRIC ON PAR.
1.04 g
Spink 1183 [£1180 in VF for Warwick mint more common types - this much rarer].
No examples recorded on SCBI/EMC.
some double-striking.
EXTREMELY RARE  unique?
VF                       £1250    sold

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