Richard I Silver Penny 4a Carlisle
Richard I Silver Penny
Alein on Carlisle
North - 968/1
Spink - 1348A
HENRICVS REX. Facing crowned bust holding sceptre. Chin and whiskers made of small pellets, 7 pellets to crown.
ALEIN ON CARDV. Voided short cross with quatrefoil in each angle.
Small edge crack otherwise about very fine, toned. Very rare.
Ex J Mattinson Collection
Ex J Brand Collection bt Baldwin 1963
Ex W Wells Collection
M Allen. ‘The Carlisle and Durham mints in the short cross period’. British Numismatic Journal 49 (1979) pl. VII, Number 39 (This coin).