Henry I 'Cross in Quatrefoil' Silver Penny
  • Henry I 'Cross in Quatrefoil' Silver Penny
  • Henry I 'Cross in Quatrefoil' Silver Penny

Henry I 'Cross in Quatrefoil' Silver Penny

Reference:C0048
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Henry I Silver Penny

Facing Bust/Cross in Quatrefoil

Etstan on Norwich

1.33g 18.9mm

Spink - 1270

North - 865 Extremely Rare

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Obverse:

HENRICVS REX. Facing crowned and diademed bust, sceptre in right hand surmounted by a quatrefoil of annulets, star and a quatrefoil of annulets design in field. 

 

Reverse:

[ETST]AN ON NOR. Cross pattée within pointed quatrefoil, four quatrefoils of annulets in field. 

 

Very fine, well struck, a clear and sharp bust, some edge loss and minor marks. A very pleasing example of this extremely rare issue, seldom offered for sale.

Metal detecting find Suffolk - recorded as EMC 2016.0067 (Not yet listed) 

Only one other example of this mint on EMC - from the same dies, Ex W J Conte collection, now in the Fitzwilliam Museum ( EMC 1200.0749 / http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/78663 )



C0048

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