Coins, Historical Medals and Numismatic Books (11 & 12 October 2021)

Date of Auction: 11th & 12th October 2021

Sold for £1,900

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Edward the Martyr (975-978), Penny, Reform type, Winchester, Æthelstan, ædestan m¯o pint, 1.28g/3h (Winchester Mint –; BMC –; N 763; S 1142). Some minor porosity and edge slightly ragged at 6 o’clock, otherwise about very fine with the portrait clear and legends fully legible, extremely rare £1,500-£2,000

Footnote

Provenance: M. Atkin Collection