PLANTAGENET. Richard I.
|CNG 90, Lot: 2454. Estimate $200.
Sold for $260. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
1189-1199. AR Penny (19mm, 1.33 g, 4h). Short Cross type, class IVa. London mint; Henri, moneyer. Struck in the name and types of Henry II, circa 1194-1199. ҺЄNRICVS R ЄX, crowned facing bust, holding scepter / + ҺЄNRI · ON · LVND, voided cross, with four pellets in angles. SCBI 56 (Mass), 925 (this coin); North 968/1; SCBC 1348A. VF, toned, flan crack, reverse struck slightly off center.
From the Andrew Wayne Collection. Ex Prof. Jeffrey P. Mass Collection (Part I, Dix, Noonan, Webb, 61, 17 March 2004), lot 199 (includes ticket); M. R. Allen Collection.