The North Yorkshire Moors Collection of British Coins formed by Marvin Lessen (Part 2) (3 July 2019)

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Date of Auction: 3rd July 2019

Sold for £240

Estimate: £150 - £200

Æthelred II (978-1016), Penny, Small CRVX type, London, Ælfgeat, ælfget m¯o lvn, sceptre cutting drapery, pellets in first and second quarters, 1.47g/3h (SCBI Mack 903, this coin; SCBI Helsinki 154, same dies; Stewart, BNJ XXVIII, pp.512-14; BEH 2050; N 770; S 1149). Some peckmarking, otherwise about very fine, toned £150-£200

Footnote

Provenance: R.P. Mack Collection [from Baldwin October 1968]; DNW Auction 124, 16-17 September 2014, lot 2372 [from Spink 1992]