Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (1 & 2 December 2020)

Date of Auction: 1st & 2nd December 2020

Sold for £4,200

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Kings of Kent, Baldred (c. 823-5), Penny, Canterbury, Wærheard, bealdred rex + around cross pattée, rev. perheard + around device of five limbs, 1.30g/2h (Naismith –; BMC –; N –; S 880). Small edge chip at 12 o’clock, and the flan slightly wavy, otherwise good very fine; unlisted in the standard references and seemingly UNIQUE £3,000-£4,000

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Provenance: Found in Dorset, 2020 (EMC 2020.0349)