ANGLO-SAXON, Secondary Sceattas.
|Sale: CNG 75, Lot: 1401. Estimate $200.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 23 May 2007.
Sold For $160. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 710-765. AR Sceat (0.76 g). Series R (R6/R1z), type 77b. Mint in East Anglia. Crude bust right; behind, chevron between annulets; annulet and Runic DS before / Standard with central annulet, chevrons in upper angles, diagonal bars in lower, pellet between bars; crosses in margin with diagonal lines at corners. Beowulf 81 (this coin); cf. Abramson R200; cf. Metcalf p. 514; North -; SCBC 832. VF, toned. Rare.
From the Beowulf Collection.