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LOT 8007

Estimate
GBP (£) 80 - 100
EUR (€) 93 - 117
USD ($) 98 - 123

Sold for (Inc. bp): £72

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ANGLO-SAXON COINS - AETHELRED II - LINCOLN / THEO[ ] - CRVX CUT HALFPENNY
991-997 A.D.
(0.55 grams.).

Obv: profile bust with sceptre and [ ]EX ANGLOR legend. Rev: short voided cross with C R V X in angles with +ÐEO[ ]LIN legend for an uncertain moneyer Theo[ ] at Lincoln mint. Very fine. [No Reserve]

PROVENANCE:
Old European collection.
Acquired Alfa Numismatics sale, lot 35.
Property of a London, UK gentleman.

LITERATURE:
S.1148; N. 770.

FOOTNOTES:
Moneyers named Theodgeld, Theodred and Theodulf all worked at Lincoln mint during this reign.