English Coins from the Collection of the late John Atkinson

Date of Auction: 20th February 2019

Sold for £95

Estimate: £120 - £150

Henry II (1154-1189), Tealby coinage, Pennies (2), both class A2, Thetford, Thorsteinn, [—]r[–––]on : teff, 1.36g/9h (Carson 7-8; BMC 723, same dies); Winchester, Herbert, h[——]rt : on : winc, 1.44g/1h (BMC 780, same dies; N 952/2; S 1337) [2]. First nearly very fine but cracked and slightly off-centre, second good fine, both flat in places £120-£150


Provenance: First found at Eastleigh (Hampshire) 2013, bt M.P. Senior; second bt Baldwin.

The second coin is sold with an Elmore Jones ticket but is not from his collection