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ID:     76001847
Type:     Western Europe
Region:     England
City:     Early Anglo-Saxon Period
Issuer:     Sceats
Date Ruled:     ANGLO-SAXON, Secondary Sceattas
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Sceat
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD Circa 710-765
Weight:     0.90 g
Die Axis:     3 h
Obverse Legend:     ER
Obverse Description:     Crude bust right; annulet behind, Runic ER (retrograde) before
Reverse Description:     Quadruped standing right; pellets around
Mint:     Mint in East Anglia
Primary Reference:     Beowulf 85 (this coin)
Reference2:     Abramson Q410
Reference3:     cf. Metcalf 388
Reference4:     North -; SCBC 832B
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     EF, toned
Notes:     Sale: CNG 76, Lot: 1847 Type 73 (Series R/QII mule). Very rare, and a superb example. From the Beowulf Collection.