Ancient, British and World Coins, Historical Medals and Tokens (15 December 1995)

Date of Auction: 15th December 1995


Estimate: £70 - £90

Saenu, Iceni, Saenu, silver Unit, double-crescent pattern, reverse horse galloping right, head facing, pellets above, semi circle of six pellets on shoulder, saenu below (VA 770; S. 281). Flan somewhat chipped, rare (£70-90)


Robert van Arsdell attributes the coins reading Saenu and Aesu to Pratsutagus, client king of the Romans.