ENGLAND – (1205 – 1207) Penny, John, Short-Cross type, in the name of Henry II, Class 5b2, London, Fulco

World Coins - ENGLAND – (1205 – 1207) Penny, John, Short-Cross type, in the name of Henry II, Class 5b2, London, Fulco
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Kingdom – John (1199 – 1216)

AR Penny, approx. 18 mm, 1.44 g.

Short cross type, class 5b2, London mint, Fulco, moneyer.  Struck 1205-1207, in the name of Henry II

Obv: (star) ҺЄHRICVS RЄX, crowned facing bust holding scepter

Rev:  + FVLKЄ • OH • LVND, voided short cross with pellet at center and four pellets in each quarter

cf. S.1351; North 970; SCBI 56 (Mass), 1407 (this coin);

Provenance: ex- CNG 90, 23 May 2012, lot 2478 (includes ticket), From the Andrew Wayne Collection. Ex Prof. Jeffrey P. Mass Collection (Part III, Dix, Noonan, Webb, 69, 15 March 2006), lot 1059 ([part of]; includes ticket; purchased from Baldwin’s, 1998).

VF, nicely toned

Price SKU: WC2225
US$ 275.00
  • € 248.53
  • £ 224.80
  • AUD 407.49
  • CHF 270.73
  • CAD 366.36

Rates for: 08/23/19

Ships from: United States