PLANTAGENET. Henry III.
|279, Lot: 859. Estimate $100.
Sold for $75. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
1216-1272. AR Penny (18mm, 1.39 g, 3h). Long cross type. Class IIIab1. 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 261, B484 (dies A/a; this coin illustrated); North 986/1 var. (neck of bust visible); SCBC 1362. VF, toned, slightly wavy flan, minor area of flat strike.
From the Andrew Wayne Collection. Ex Dix, Noonan, Webb 71 (28 September 2006), lot 436 (part of); Dr. R. J. Eaglen Collection, B484 (includes ticket; purchased from Baldwin’s, 22 April 1986); Brussels Hoard, 1908.