Ancient, British and World Coins, Tokens, and Historical Medals (3 February 1999)

Date of Auction: 3rd February 1999

Sold for £200

Estimate: £200 - £250

Early Anglo-Saxon Period, Sceatta, Secondary types, Series J (probably York area), two heads vis-à-vis, long cross on pedestal in centre, reverse four birds clockwise around Greek cross, 0.99gm (Metcalf 296; BMC type 37; cf. Subjack 35; N 135; S 792). Very fine and nicely centred, the obverse particularly attractive (£200-250)