ANGLO-SAXON, Secondary Sceattas.
|Sale: CNG 76, Lot: 1847. Estimate $500.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 12 September 2007.
Sold For $750. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 710-765. AR Sceat (0.90 g, 3h). Type 73 (Series R/QII mule). Mint in East Anglia. Crude bust right; annulet behind, Runic ER (retrograde) before / Quadruped standing right; pellets around. Beowulf 85 (this coin); Abramson Q410; cf. Metcalf 388; North -; SCBC 832B. EF, toned. Very rare, and a superb example.
From the Beowulf Collection.