Coins of the Carlisle Mint from the Collection of Peter Cherry

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Date of Auction: 16th September 2014

Sold for £110

Estimate: £150 - £200

Henry II (1154-1189), Short Cross coinage, Penny, class Ib 1, Alain, alain · on · cadvl, 1.26g/7h (cf. SCBI Mass 324ff; Allen dies 118/130; N 963; S 1344). Surfaces slightly porous, otherwise fine or better, rare, the dies and the unusual spelling of the mint-name not represented in Mass £150-200