Irish Coin Daily: Hiberno-Norse Silver Penny, Phase III, Class A (Plain Bust), Type 1h (2 Hands + cross pommée on Rev.)


Irish coin cabinet 7

Date: c. 1035-1060

Hiberno-Norse Silver Penny, Phase III, Class A (Plain Head), Type 1h (Long cross, hand in two angles, cross pommée in one angle). The Old Currency Exchange, Dublin, Ireland.

Hiberno-Norse Silver Penny, Phase III, Class A (Plain Head), Type 1h (Long cross, hand in two angles, cross pommée in one angle)

Description:

Hiberno-Norse silver penny, Phase III, Class A (Plain Head), Type 1h (Long Cross with two hands + cross pommée). The obverse and reverse legends are, as usual, badly blundered and indecipherable.

Obverse:

  • Plain Bust, imitating Aethelred of England.
  • Legend: Badly blundered.

Reverse:

  • Long Cross imitation, with two symbolic hands and cross pommée in quadrants.
  • Legend: Badly blundered.

Country:

  • Ireland

Category:

  • Hiberno-Norse
    • Phase 3
      • Class A
      • Type 1h
  • Hammered

 


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