Celtic and Ancient Coins (17 March 2009)

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Date of Auction: 17th March 2009

Sold for £8,200

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Stater, Trefoil type, three leaves extending from a central rosette of seven points within annulet, rev. disjointed horse left, devolved ‘anchor’ shape above, small torc in front, seven-pointed star below, 5.50g/12h (BMC –; VA 821; S 394). Struck from pink gold, very fine or better, extremely rare; only three specimens known £4,000-6,000

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Provenance:
Found in Lincolnshire; CCI 03.0010.

Illustrated on the back cover