English, Henry I, AD 1100 to 1135. Silver penny. Quadrilateral on cross fleury type. ex Pimprez hoard

Ancient Coins - English, Henry I, AD 1100 to 1135. Silver penny. Quadrilateral on cross fleury type. ex Pimprez hoard
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Denomination : Silver Penny. 

Mint and Moneyer : what is visible on the coin is AIRE which had to be the beginning of SAIRET ON PINC which is SAIRET at Winchester.

Date : Class XV, issued between ca. AD 1125 and 1135.

Reference
: Spink-1276.

Size : 17.4 x 20.3 mm.  Weight : 1.43 grams.

Grade : VF with the typical poor strike of this issue.  But with a clear portrait and over all, fairly nice for a Henry I penny of this issue.

Provenance : The coin came with a SPINK tag listing it as #337, with a not e that it is ex Pimprez hoard, #337.  The Pimprez hoard was a hoard of 569 silver coins with a mix of British Henry I and Stephen pennies, various silver continental coins, plus 12 silver ingots.  It was found near Beauvais a little north of Paris and after study by the Bibliotheque Nationale were released for sale to the Numismatic market.

Obverse : 3/4 facing bust of Henry I, with HENRICUS around, with the hENRI visible (more than you see on many of these).

Reverse : Quadrilateral on cross fleury, with a partial inscription AIRE visible, which is part of SAIRET ON PINC.

价格 品种: vcoin4578
US$ 495.00
  • € 406.24
  • £ 354.97
  • AUD 654.77
  • CHF 486.92
  • CAD 637.95

利率: 04/25/18

发货从: Canada
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