ANGLO-SAXON, Kings of Wessex. Eadred.
|CNG 90, Lot: 2375. Estimate $3000.
Sold for $2750. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
946-955. AR Penny (20mm, 0.89 g, 3h). Bust Crowned (BC) type. Uncertain mint and moneyer. + EΛDRED REX, crowned bust right / + И[ ... ]TИE · M · EO · TM, short cross pattée. CTCE –; SCBI 34 (BM), –; EMC –; North 713; SCBC 1115. VF, darkly toned, light porosity. Unpublished variety with this irregular reverse legend.
From the Collection of an Underwriter (purchased from Wolfshead Gallery, April 2007).