Henry III Voided Long Cross Pennies - Canterbury Mint

Class 5b2, Willem

Obv: hENRICVS REX III'. - with a stop after the III'.

Rev: WIL/LEM/OHC/ANT - with pellets on 4q "N". EM  OH & AN ligated .  OH coins are scarcer than ON.

Ref: Churchill and Thomas C.362 - 17 in the Brussels Hoard.

Note: Spinks Auction 25/09/2013, part of Lot 227.

£47

Ref # 1716-1250

Class 5c2, Robert

Obv: hENRICUS REX III with NR ligated.

Rev: ROB/ERT/ONC/ANT ON & AN ligated. Pellet above bar on the first N, Pellet on bar of 2nd N. A is double-barred.

Ref: Churchill and Thomas type C460. (28 in The Brussels Hoard).


£39

Ref # 1546-1166

Class 5e,  Walter  (Rare)

Obv: Although a partially weak strike, the characteristic crown of class 5e is clearly visible.

Rev:WAL/TER/OHC/ANT - with AN ligated.

Churchill and Thomas type C.546.

Purchased from Simon Hall, 2013.

Rare coin, seldom seen offered for sale.

£425

Ref # 1688-1234

Class 5g, Alein

Obv: Central fleur small and partially over crownband. Crown-band shaped to accomodate end pellets.

Rev: ALE/INO/NC/ANT - with AN ligated. Reverse type unrecorded by Churchill and Thomas.

Coin found by a metal detectorist in Northumberland.

£25

Ref # 1853-1330

Class 5g, Alein

Obv: Central fleur small and partially over crownband. 

Rev: [ALEI]/NOH/CA'/NTE

Similar to the above, but with a different reverse spelling.

Ref: Churchill and Thomas type C.587.

£30

Ref # 2027-2216

Class 5g, Alein



Rev: ALE/INO/NC/ANT - AL and AN ligated.

Similar to the coin above, but with a different reverse spelling.

£30

Ref # 1742-1269

Class 5g, Alein



Again, similar to the coin above, but with a different reverse spelling.

£30

Sold

Ref # 3100

Class 5g, Ion

Obv: hENRICVS REX III' - with NR ligated. Classic thick head-band characteristic of class 5g. Pellets on the king's neck ("necklace").

Rev: IOh/SON/AN/TER - ON, AN & ER ligated, no pellets on "N"s.

Ref: Churchill and tHomas ref# C.613 - 19 examples in the Brussels Hoard.

Sold

£27

Ref # 2172-3001

Class 4ab, Nicole

Obv: hENRICVS REX :III' - REX located left of sceptre. 

Rev: NIC/OLE/ONC/ANT - ON & AN ligated, pellet on 3q N.  Very high RIC coint of about 18 pellets/quadrant.

Ref: Churchill and Thomas C.204 - only five examples in the Brussels Hoard - this being one of them, and possibly the finest.

Notes: DNW auction 4-Dec. 2013, lot 2322. ; Previously R.C. Lockett Collection, Part I, Glendining Auction, 6-9 June 1955, lot 1205 (part); CNG Mailbid Sale 35, 20 September 1995 (1567).



SOLD


Ref # 1762-1282