Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (8 April 2020)

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Date of Auction: 8th April 2020

Sold for £260

Estimate: £300 - £400

Æthelred II (978-1016), Penny, Last Small Cross type, Canterbury, Leofstan, leofstan on cænt, variety with bust right, 1.25g/6h (SCBI Mack 1066, this coin; BMC 39; N 780; S 1154A). Several peckmarks and flan split at 1 o’clock, otherwise very fine and toned with a good portrait, very rare £300-£400

Footnote

Provenance: R.P. Mack Collection; bt P. Wallwork