Irish Coin Daily: Hiberno-Norse, Phase VII Silver Bracteate Penny. Cross over quatrefoil, pellet in each angle


Date: c. 1130-1150

Hiberno-Norse. AR Bracteate, ca. 1110-1150. Cross over quatrefoil, pellet in each angle, "legend" of "I's" around. S.6202G. Small edge chip from contemporary mount breaking off. Very Fine and Very rare.

 

Description:

An Hiberno-Norse, Phase VII, Silver Bracteate Penny. Cross over quatrefoil, pellet in each angle, “legend” of “I’s” around

References: S.6202G

Small edge chip from contemporary mount breaking off.

  • Very Fine (VF)
  • Very rare

Obverse:

  • Cross over quatrefoil, pellet in each angle
  • Pseudo-legend of “I’s” around

Reverse:

  • Brockage image of Obverse design, i.e. a true bracteate

Country:

  • Ireland

Category:

  • Hiberno-Norse
    • Phase 7
      • Class B
  • Hammered

 


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