Irish Coin Daily: Hiberno-Norse Penny, Phase V, Draped bust left, with quatrefoil before


Date: c. 1075-80

An Hiberno-Norse, Phase V, Class B Silver Penny. Draped bust left with quatrefoil before. Voided short cross with annulet center and triple crescent ends. Uncertain mint signature and moneyer. 19mm. 0.45g

An Hiberno-Norse, Phase V, Class B Silver Penny. Draped bust left with quatrefoil before. Voided short cross with annulet center and triple crescent ends. Uncertain mint signature and moneyer

Description:

An Hiberno-Norse, Phase V, Class B Silver Penny. Draped bust left with quatrefoil before. Voided short cross with annulet center and triple crescent ends. Uncertain mint signature and moneyer.

  • Diameter: 19 mm
  • Weight: 0.45g

References: O’S -; SCBI 8 (BM) pl. B, Duane 19 var. (no quatrefoil); SCBC 6146

  • Fine, flan cracked and with edge loss (F)
  • Toned
  • Extremely rare

Obverse:

  • Draped bust left; quatrefoil before
  • Blundered and illegible (pseudo-) legend around

Reverse:

  • Voided short cross with annulet center and triple crescent ends
  • Blundered and illegible (pseudo-) legend around.

Country:

  • Ireland

Category:

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

 


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