Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (18 - 20 September 2018)

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Date of Auction: 18th - 20th September 2018

Sold for £700

Estimate: £600 - £800

Kings of Mercia, Offa, Penny, Light coinage, London, Ealhmund, o f rx m in angles of lozenge cross, pellet-in-annulet in centre, rev. alhmund in two lines divided by beaded bar, cross above, 1.20g/9h (Naismith, BNJ 2010, 19, this coin; Chick 38; N 282; S 904). Edge slightly chipped, otherwise very fine, rare £600-800

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Provenance: Found near Maidstone (Kent), 2008 (EMC 2008.0214); bt A. Cherry July 2008