IRELAND, Hiberno-Norse. temp. Domnall mac Taidc Ua Briain – Brotar mac Torcaill.
|Triton XV, Lot: 1955. Estimate $1000.
Sold for $1100. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Early-mid 12th century. AR Penny (17mm, 0.42 g). Phase VI coinage. Uncertain mint signature and moneyer. Struck circa 1095-1100-1150. Crude draped bust left; crozier before; blundered legend around / Voided long cross, with annulet at center and cruciform scepters and pellets alternating in angles; blundered legend around. SCBI -; SCBC 6187. VF, toned, some areas of striking weakness.