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Triton XXIII – Session Four – World Coinage Part II, British Coinage and Medals, and Large Lots

Lot nuber 1283

ANGLO-SAXON, Kings of Wessex. Æthelstan. 924-939. AR Penny (22mm, 1.20 g, 12h). Bust Crowned (BC) type (BMC viii). Canterbury mint; Ælfric, moneyer.


Triton XXIII – Session Four – World Coinage Part II, British Coinage and Medals, and Large Lots
Lot: 1283.
 Estimated: $ 4 000

British, Silver

Sold For $ 3 250. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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ANGLO-SAXON, Kings of Wessex. Æthelstan. 924-939. AR Penny (22mm, 1.20 g, 12h). Bust Crowned (BC) type (BMC viii). Canterbury mint; Ælfric, moneyer. + ÆÐELSTΛN REX, crowned, helmeted, draped bust right / + ÆLFRIC · MO · DOR · CIVI ·, small cross pattée. Blunt, Aethelstan 262; SCBI 34 (BM), 123 (same obv. die); North 675; SCBC 1095. Lightly toned. Near EF. Very rare issue for this mint.

From the G.W. Trow Collection, purchased from M. Rasmussen, February 2009. .


The final winners of all Triton XXIII lots will be determined at the live public sale that will be held on 14-15 January 2020. Triton XXIII – Session Four – World Coinage Part II, British Coinage and Medals, and Large Lots will be held Wednesday afternoon, 15 January 2020 beginning at 2:00 PM ET.

Winning bids are subject to a 20% buyer's fee for bids placed on this website and in person at the public auction, 22.50% for all others.