Ancient, British and World Coins, Tokens, Tickets and Passes, Historical and Art Medals, Numismatic Books and Banknotes (24 & 25 June 2003)

Date of Auction: 24th & 25th June 2003

Sold for £4,700

Estimate: £3,500 - £3,800

Early Anglo-Saxon Period, Thrymsa, Concordia type, helmeted bust in armour right, cross in front, all within beaded circle, rev. clasped hands, wiea around, 1.28g/8h (Metcalf pp.46-7; N 5; S 765). Extremely fine and extremely rare (£3,500-3,800)

Footnote

Provenance:
A recent find from Kent.

Illustration enlarged