British Coins from the Collection of Dr John Tooze

Date of Auction: 18th September 2019

Sold for £4,000

Estimate: £5,000 - £6,000

Alfred the Great (871-899), Alfred the Great, Penny, Phase III, London Monogram type, ælfr ed re around diademed bust right, three small pellets above, rev. londonia monogram, two pellets above, four pellets below, 1.48g/6h (N 644; S 1061). Very fine but small part of surface missing on reverse, rare £5,000-£6,000

Footnote

Provenance: Bt Spink.

Dies not represented in SCBIs or EMC