ANGLO-SAXON. Kings of Wessex. Alfred the Great.
|Sale: CNG 67, Lot: 2013. Estimate $1500.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 22 September 2004.
Sold For $1600. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
871-899. AR Penny (1.48 gm). Two line type. Third coinage, circa 880-899. Mercian dies; Buga, moneyer. +EL FR ED RE, small cross pattée / BVGA MON in two lines; pellets between. SCBI 48 (Northern Museums), 865 (same dies); BMC 218; North 637; SCBC 1066. VF, toned, small lamination at center of obverse. ($1500)