SCOTLAND. William I 'the Lion'.
|CNG 87, Lot: 2122. Estimate $300.
Sold for $600. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
1165-1214. AR Penny (19mm, 1.44 g, 4h). Late William and posthumous issue. Phase B, circa 1205(?)-circa 1230. + LЄ RЄI WILAm, crowned head left, holding scepter surmounted by three pellets and with two pellets on shaft / + hЄNRI LЄ RV(horizontal and retrograde S), voided short cross; four stars of six points each in quarters. Cf. Burns 32 and fig. 52; cf. SCBI 35 (Ashmolean & Hunterian) 65 (Hue, Walter Class III); SCBC 5031. Good VF, toned.
From the TJH Collection.