Estimate: 1300 GBP
Price realized: 2600 GBP
Northumbria, Eardwulf, First Reign (796-806), Sceat, beaded borders, Cuthheard, +EARDVVLF R, the R barred, wedge stop thereafter, around central cross pattée in beaded circle, rev. +CVDHEARD around central cross pattée in beaded circle, 0.78g, 180° (SL 86-10 plate coin; Abramson, 2012b, Fig 9; SCBI 69, 903 this coin; North -; Spink 858), chipped and slightly porous, nonetheless a bolder very fine, extremely rare, an historic Northumbrian rarity.
Acquired privately from finder, June 2011
~ Found by I Millington at Sancton (East Yorkshire), 2010 ~
[EMC 2012.0042 = BNJ Coin Register 2012, no. 87]
Estimate: £2000 - £3000