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Edward the Confessor (1042-1066)
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H5434 - ENGLAND, ANGLO-SAXON, Edward the Confessor (1042-1066), Silver Penny, 1.38g., 20mm, Sovereign-Eagles type (1053-56), Exeter - Ælfric, seated figure of the king, crowned and holding sceptre and globus crucifiger, +EADPARD REX ANGLOR, rev., short voided cross, eagle in each angle, +ÆLFRIC ONN EXEC:, (N.827; S.1181), hairline crack otherwise solid fabric, very fine, toned. $225.  SOLD

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H5254 - Edward the Confessor (1042-1066), Silver Penny, 1.30g., Hammer Cross type (1059-62), Winchester - Godwine, bearded crowned bust of king right holding sceptre, +EADPARD RE, rev., voided short cross, each limb terminating in a curved line, +GODPINE ON WINCE, (N.828; S.1182), flatly struck in parts, good very fine, great provenance. $595 SOLD

 

Provenance:
Ex R. P. Mack Collection, SCBI 20, 1270.
Purchased by Mack from Spink and Son Ltd, London, 1928.
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H5230 - Edward the Confessor (1042-1066), Silver Penny, 1.13g., 18mm, Bust Facing - Small Cross type (1062-65), Oxford – Wulfwig, facing bust of king, bearded and crowned, EADPARD REX, rev., small cross pattée, +VLFP ON OXENE, (N.830; S.1183), toned, almost extremely fine, good style portrait, reverse slightly double struck.  $995 SOLD

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H5078 - Edward the Confessor (1042-1066), Silver Penny, 1.37g., 20mm, Pointed Helmet type (1053-1056), Ipswich - Bruning, bearded bust right wearing pointed helmet and holding sceptre, +EDPID REX, rev., short voided cross, each end terminating in three crescents, +BRVNNIC ON GIP•I•, (N.825; S.1179), nice old cabinet toning, attractive style, almost extremely fine. $1095 NOW $895 SOLD

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H5028 - Edward the Confessor (1042-1066), Silver Penny, 1.13g., 14mm, Small Flan type (1048-50), Thetford - Eastmund, diademed bust left, +EDPARD, rev., voided cross, +ESTMVND ÐE, (N.818; S.1175), good very fine, toned. $595 NOW $445 SOLD

Provenance:
Ex Spink Numismatic Circular, February 2007, #HS2757
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H5032 - Edward the Confessor (1042-1066), Silver Penny, 0.98g., 18mm, Bust Facing - Small Cross type (1062-65), Norwich – Eadwine, facing bust of king, bearded and crowned, EADPARD REX A, rev., small cross pattée, +EDPINE ON NORÐ, (N.830; S.1183),  good very fine, toned. SOLD

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H5030 - Edward the Confessor (1042-1066), Silver Penny, 1.32g., Hammer Cross type (1059-62), Thetford - Sumarlithi, bearded crowned bust of king right holding sceptre, +EADPARD RE, rev., voided short cross, each limb terminating in a curved line, +SVMERLIDE ON DIODFO, (N.828; S.1182), small inconsequential striking crack at 2 o'clock, toned, almost extremely fine, great provenance. $995 NOW $750SOLD

 

Provenance:
Ex G.V. Doubleday (1914-1993) Collection, lot 522, (ticket shown).
Ex Duke of Argyll (1872-1949) Collection (ticket included), purchased en bloc by Spink.
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H5029 - Edward the Confessor (1042-1066), Silver Penny, 1.16g., Expanding Cross type, Light Coinage (1050-53), Thetford - Leofric, diademed bust left (bust A), +EDPERD REX., rev., voided short cross with expanding limb, two circles in centre, +LEOFRIC ON ÐEODE, (N.820; S.1176), worn dies, very fine, scarce. $695 NOW $470 SOLD

Provenance:
Ticket in the hand of Elmore Jones (1898-1982).
Stock ticket in the hand of Peter Mitchell of A.H. Baldwin (employed 1949-1997).

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H4470 - Edward the Confessor (1042-1066), Silver Penny, 1.18g., Bust Facing - Small Cross type (1062-65), London – Ælfweard , facing bust of king, bearded and crowned, EADPARD REX, rev., small cross pattée, +ÆLFPARD M LVNDE, (N.830; S.1183), toned, almost extremely fine.  $1195 NOW $795 SOLD

Provenance:
A.H. Baldwin ticket in the hand of Elmore Jones (1898-1982).

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H4484 - Edward the Confessor (1042-1066), Silver Penny, 1.75g., Expanding Cross type, Heavy Coinage (1052-53), Lincoln - Godric, diademed bust left (bust D), +EDPERD R:EX., rev., voided short cross with expanding limb, two circles in centre, GODRIC ON LINCO•, (N.823; S.1177; same dies as Mossop lxxiv.11 (De)), good very fine, toned. $1295 NOW $995 SOLD

Provenance:
A.H. Baldwin ticket in the hand of Albert Henry Frederick Baldwin (1889-1970).
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H4427 - Edward the Confessor (1042-1066), Silver Penny, 1.63g., Expanding Cross type, Heavy Coinage (1052-53), London - Godwine, diademed bust left (bust D), +EDPERD R:E:X., rev., voided short cross with expanding limb, two circles in centre, GOPINE ON LVNDE:, pellet privy mark within bottom arms of cross, (N.823; S.1177), good very fine, toned, interesting privy mark on reverse. $1295 NOW $995 SOLD

Provenance:
A.H. Baldwin ticket in the hand of Elmore Jones (1898-1982.

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H4331 - Edward the Confessor (1042-1066), Silver Cut Halfpenny, 0.36g., Small Flan type (1048-50), London - uncertain moneyer, diademed bust left, [+EDPE]RD [RE], rev., voided cross, +[.... ON] LVND, (N.818; S.1175), toned, slight wave in flan, very fine. $95 SOLD

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H4329 - Edward the Confessor (1042-1066), Silver Cut Halfpenny, 0.79g., Expanding Cross type, Heavy Coinage (1052-53), Norwich - Leofwine, diademed bust left, +EDPARD REX, rev., voided short cross with expanding limb, two circles in centre, [LEOF]PINE ON N[ORÐ], (N.823; S.1177), chipped, almost very fine, toned. $95

Provenance:
A.H. Baldwin ticket in the hand of the founder A. H. Baldwin (1858-1936).
Later annotations to ticket in blue biro by Peter Mitchell (employed 1949-1997).
Pencil annotations dispute H in mint legend.
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H4330 - Edward the Confessor (1042-1066), Silver Penny, 0.31g., Radiate-Small Cross type (1044-1046), Southwark - Burgræd, radiate crowned bust left, +EDPNI [D REX] , rev., small cross pattée, +BVRGRED ON SVÐ, (N.816; S.1173), chipped, very fine. $95

Provenance:
A.H. Baldwin ticket in the hand of the founder A. H. Baldwin (1858-1936).
Pencil annotations in the hand of Elmore Jones (1898-1982) as a Baldwin consultant.
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GK13 - Edward the Confessor (1042-1066), Silver Penny, 1.53g., Expanding Cross type, Heavy Coinage (1052-53), Bedford - Swet, diademed bust left (bust D), +EDPERD REX., rev., voided short cross with expanding limb, two circles in centre, SPOT ON BEDEFOR, (N.823; S.1177; same dies as BMC 21, Pl. XXII.4), slight wave, almost very fine, rare type for mint. $595 SOLD

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H3262 - Edward the Confessor (1042-1066), Silver Penny, 0.64g., Bust Facing - Small Cross type (1062-65), Huntingdon – Godwine, facing bust of king, bearded and crowned, EADPA[RD REX], rev., small cross pattée, +GODPIN[E ON] HVNT, (N.830; S.1183), large fragment, toned, good very fine. $195 SOLD