British and World Coins (21 June 2011)

Date of Auction: 21st June 2011

Sold for £140

Estimate: £80 - £100

Edward IV, Light Cross and Pellets coinage (c. 1473-8), Penny, Drogheda, rev. small rose in centre of cross, two extra pellets in first quarter, reads droghe (?), 0.42g/2h (Burns Dr6-7; cf. S 6372-3; cf. DF 137). Chipped on one edge and small of flan as usual, otherwise about very fine for issue, rare £80-100