PLANTAGENET. Henry III.
|279, Lot: 855. Estimate $150.
Sold for $400. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
1216-1272. AR Penny (19mm, 1.42 g, 2h). Long cross type. Class IIIa. Bury St. Edmunds mint; Ion, moneyer. Struck 1248-1250. Crowned facing head / Voided long cross pommée, with pellet at center and three pellets in angles. Eaglen 257, B474 (dies B/b; this coin illustrated); North 986; SCBC 1362. Good VF, lightly toned.
From the Andrew Wayne Collection. Ex Dix, Noonan, Webb 69 (15 March 2006), lot 1141; Dr. R. J. Eaglen Collection, B474 (includes ticket; purchased from Baldwin’s, 22 April 1986); Brussels Hoard, 1908.