The Terence Maudlin Collection of English Hammered Pennies

Date of Auction: 5th June 2019

Sold for £130

Estimate: £150 - £180

Æthelred II (978-1016), Penny, CRVX type, Hertford, Boga, boga m¯o heort, 1.27g/6h (BNJ Coin Register 2013, A.147, this coin; BEH 1307-8; N 770; S 1148). Cracked in centre and graffiti in reverse margin, otherwise very fine, rare £150-£180


Provenance: Found near Cambridge, before 2012 (EMC 2012.0294); bt J. Philpotts November 2012