Hiberno-Norse. temp. Domnall mac Taidc Ua Briain-Brotar mac Torcaill. Early-mid 12th century. AR Penny (18mm, 0.48 g). Phase VII coinage. Semi-bracteate type. Uncertain mint signature and moneyer. Struck circa 1110-1150. Crude draped bust left; trefoil before / Voided cross botonee. O'S 66; SCBI 8 (BM) 253; SCBC 6192. VF, toned, heavily chipped. Very rare.

Irish Coin Daily: Hiberno-Norse Phase VII coinage (Semi-bracteate type), Crude draped bust left; trefoil before / Voided cross botonée

Date: c. 1130-1150 Hiberno-Norse, Early-mid 12th century Silver Penny. Phase VII coinage / Semi-bracteate type. Uncertain mint signature and moneyer, struck c. 1130-1150. Crude draped bust left; trefoil before / Voided cross botonée. Heavily chipped, but overall Very fine (VF) Toned Very rare References: O’S 66; SCBI 8 (BM) 253; SCBC 6192 Description: Hiberno-Norse. Good…

Hiberno-Norse, Phase V Penny - Draped bust left, with quatrefoil before & trefoil on neck. Short cross on reverse

Irish Coin Daily: Hiberno-Norse, Phase V Penny – Draped bust left, with quatrefoil before & trefoil on neck. Short cross on reverse

Date: c. 1075-80 Description: An Hiberno-Norse, Phase V, Class B Silver Penny. Draped bust left, with quatrefoil before & trefoil on neck. Short cross on reverse. Weight: 0.82g Wavy flan, but otherwise good Very Fine (gVF) Toned Extremely rare References: S. 6177 ??? Unlisted / unpublished type Obverse: Draped bust left, with quatrefoil before &…

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

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

Date: c. 1075-80 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…

Hiberno-Norse Silver Penny, Phase II, .77g, bare headed bust left, rev. IFI RNE NNO NHO, small pellet in all 4 angles, good VF (SCBI BM –, S 6122, DF 22)

Irish Coin Daily: Hiberno-Norse Phase II Silver Penny, Sihtric of Dublin (uncertain mint and moneyer)

Date: c. 1015-1035 Hiberno-Scandinavian period, Phase II, Long Cross Penny. Weight: 0.77g (very light for Phase II) Very fine (VF) Rare References: SCBI BM –; S 6122; DF 22 Obverse: Draped bust left; pellet on chin, wedge-shaped lips, two pellets on neck Legend: +IIII +IhCTRI +HDIC Badly blundered legend (for Phase II) but recognisable as…

There is over €347.4 million worth of old Irish banknotes and coins missing!

Great news for collectors! Over €347,404,127 worth of old Irish banknotes and coins are missing!

Yes, you read that correctly. A massive €347,404,127 worth of old Irish banknotes and coins have yet to be handed in to the Central Bank of Ireland since the introduction of the Euro on 1st January 2002 – 18 years since the Euro Changeover! To be absolutely precise, that’s: €224,389,631.19 in old Irish bank notes…

Republic of Ireland Bond: $500 (Theobald Wolfe Tone & Thomas Davis), 186__, signed by O'Sullivan & Scanlan. The Old Currency Exchange, Dublin, Ireland.

Fenian Bonds: Scanlan Issue, $500 (Theobald Wolfe Tone & Thomas Davis)

Date: 1866-1919 Description: Issued between 1866 and 1919, these are the second type of Fenian Bond from this period, entitled ‘The National Bond for the Republic of Ireland’ and signed by O’Sullivan & Scanlan. $500, printed in three colours and engraved with American Eagle and cameo portraits of Wolfe Tone and Thomas Davis Serial Number:…

National Bond for the Republic of Ireland' $50, featuring vignettes of Commodore Lord Edward Fitzgerald and Richard Montgomery and signed by O'Sullivan & Scanlan. The Old Currency Exchange, Dublin, Ireland.

Fenian Bonds: Scanlan Issue, $50 (Lord Edward Fitzgerald & Richard Montgomery)

Date: 1866-1919 Description: Issued between 1866 and 1919, these are the second type of Fenian Bond from this period, entitled ‘The National Bond for the Republic of Ireland’ and signed by O’Sullivan & Scanlan. $50, featuring vignettes of Commodore Lord Edward Fitzgerald and Richard Montgomery Serial Number: 1126 1226 Undated (186__) History: Often called “Fenian”…

The National Bond for the Republic of Ireland' $100, vignettes of Commodore John Barry and Richard Montgomery, signed by O'Sullivan & Scanlan. The Old Currency Exchange, Dublin, Ireland.

Fenian Bonds: Scanlan Issue, $20 (John Barry & Richard Montgomery)

Date: 1866-1919 Description: Issued between 1866 and 1919, these are the second type of Fenian Bond from this period, entitled ‘The National Bond for the Republic of Ireland’ and signed by O’Sullivan & Scanlan. $100, featuring vignettes of Commodore John Barry and Richard Montgomery Serial Number: 647 1647 Undated (186__) History: Often called “Fenian” bonds,…