Estimate: 750 GBP
Price realized: 1200 GBP
Northumbria, Aldfrith, Primary Phase (685-705), Sceat, Series Y, variety i, ALdFRIdUs, chevron barred A, around central boss within beaded circle, vestigial beaded borders, rev. bridle on animal's head, three-strand halter with pellet ends trailing, 1.07g, 180° (SL 69-20 plate coin; SCBI 69, 828 this coin; cf. EMC 2006.0119; North 176; Spink 846), darker tone, a pleasingly bold very fine and a very rare variety.
S Zaremba, January 2012
~ Found in Kilham (East Yorkshire) ~
Estimate: £800 - £1000