Lot 3023: Anglo-Saxon Coins - Edward the Confessor - Rochester / Godwine - Pointed Helmet Penny
December 10, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 1053-1056 AD. Obv: profile bust with +EDPERD REX legend. Rev: short voided cross with annulet at centre and pellet in second quarter with +GODPINE.ONROFEN for the moneyer Godwine at Rochester mint. S. 1179; N. 825. 1.25 grams. . Ex Baldwins Argentum sale, lot 300; formerly David Sellwood collection (with ticket), F. Elmore-Jones (Glendinings, 12 May 1971, lot 676) and R. C. Lockett (English, part IV, Glendinings, 26 April 1960, part lot 3809). [No Reserve]
Condition Report: Very fine. Excellent pedigree.