Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (5 & 6 June 2019)

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Date of Auction: 5th & 6th June 2019

Sold for £4,600

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Stephen (1135-1154), Eustace Fitzjohn, Penny, York, Phase 6, ‘Ornamented’ series, helmeted knight standing right, holding upright sword, evsta[civs], rev. cross within quatrefoil, surrounded by random letters (some retrograde) interspersed with symbols, 1.13g/10h (Allen, NC 2016, 123, perhaps same dies; cf. Mack 224; N 929c; S 1318). Obverse off-centre and some very light scuffing on reverse, otherwise very fine and extremely rare £5,000-£7,000