British Coins from the Collection of the late Derek Tidmarsh

Date of Auction: 18th March 2015

Sold for £1,000

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

William I (1066-1087), Penny, Canopy type, London, Sibode, sibode on lvnden, 1.10g/7h (Allen, BNJ 2012, p.77; BMC 201 and pl. vii, 12, same dies; N 843; S 1252). Tooled or scratched on crown (to remove verdigris?), otherwise good very fine and very rare, the moneyer only known for this scarce class £1,000-1,200

Footnote

With an accompanying ticket in the hand of A.H. Baldwin