Coins (10 March 2020)

Date of Auction: 10th March 2020

Sold for £320

Estimate: £150 - £200

Henry I (1100-1135), Penny, Double Inscription type [BMC XI], London, Blacaman, blacmn on lv[–]de, moneyer’s name in inner circle, mint in outer circle, 0.71g/6h (Lawrence, NC 1901, p.82, fig. T, this coin; cf. Allen, BNJ 2012, p.94; N 867; S 1272). Fine but chipped behind bust and a few surface cracks, the variety extremely rare £150-£200


Provenance: L.A. Lawrence Collection; bt Baldwin 1978