British Coins from the Collection of Arthur M. Fitts III

Date of Auction: 12th December 2017

Sold for £850

Estimate: £300 - £400

Kings of Northumbria and Archbishops of York, Eadberht, with Abp Ecgberht (737-58), Sceatta, type III, eotberehtvl around cross, rev. mitred figure holding two crosses, ecgberht to right, 0.96g/8h (Bude, BNJ 2016, obv. 18/rev. 12, this piece; N 192; S 852). Good very fine, very rare £300-400


Provenance: ‘Beowulf’ Collection, CNG Mailbid Sale 75, 23 May 2007 (1444)