The Herriot Collection of British Coins

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Date of Auction: 30th June 2004

Sold for £240

Estimate: £150 - £200

Early Anglo-Saxon Period, Primary series (c 680-c 710), Sceatta, series B1, head right, rev. bird above cross between annulets, blundered legend, serpent circle both sides, 1.19g/10h (M 105; N 126; S 777). Extremely fine with attractive iridescent olive tone (£150-200)

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