Irish Coin Daily: Hiberno-Norse Phase V Silver Penny Mule (crude bust left, trefoil of pellets to left (S.6139) + three birds around central pellet (S.6169)


Irish coin cabinet 7

Date: c. 1080 – 1085

Hiberno-Norse Silver Penny, Phase V mule, crude bust left, trefoil of pellets to left (S.6139) + three birds around central pellet (S.6169). The Old Currency Exchange, Dublin, Ireland.

Hiberno-Norse Silver Penny, Phase V mule – Obv: crude bust left, trefoil of pellets to left (S.6139) + Rev: three birds around central pellet (S.6169)

Description:

Hiberno-Norse coinage, silver penny mule, Phase V coinage.

  • Diameter: 17mm
  • Weight: c. 0.7g.
  • Good very fine (gVF), with some surface cracks and flat areas

Obverse:

  • Crude bust left, trefoil of pellets to left (S.6139)
  • Blundered and illegible legend around

Reverse:

  • Three birds around central pellet (S.6169)
  • Blundered and illegible legend around.

Country:

  • Ireland

Category:

  • Hiberno-Norse
    • Phase 5
      • Class C
  • Hammered

 


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