The Collection of British and European Coins Formed by the Late Julian Birch

Date of Auction: 12th November 2015

Sold for £600

Estimate: £400 - £600

Early Anglo-Saxon Period, Sceatta, Primary series E, ‘Æthilired’ variety, porcupine-like figure enclosing four bars, rev. runic inscription in two lines, 1.15g/5h (Blackburn and Bonser, BNJ 1986, p.85; M 134-5; N 155; S 780). Good very fine or better, very rare