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HistoricCoinage

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  1. HistoricCoinage

    My latest Hereford mint coin

    Wonderful example.
  2. HistoricCoinage

    Thames Hammered River Find

    Wonderful finds and context!
  3. HistoricCoinage

    Edward III penny of York - cross in quatrefoil

    An interesting example! My thought is it's a continuation from the engraving of the die and not a deliberate element of the design, the portrait is definitely Edward III. I've seen similar ones before, e.g. the below.
  4. HistoricCoinage

    Hammered Coins for Sale

    I've just uploaded a new list to my website should it be of interest to anyone here. Plenty of silver hammered coins and a smattering of milled. http://historiccoinage.com/newadditions.php
  5. HistoricCoinage

    Ebay's Worst Offerings

    This was originally £1,999 when I posted, so looks like the decimal point has been corrected now.
  6. HistoricCoinage

    Ebay's Worst Offerings

    Quality collection. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Metal-Detecting-Rare-Old-Collection-DAMAGED-7x-coins/113802988607?hash=item1a7f2fcc3f:g:RJcAAOSwED1dEofe
  7. HistoricCoinage

    Ebay's Worst Offerings

    Enjoy the description on this beauty. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Anglo-Saxon-Silver-Coin/223492329770?_trkparms=aid%3D222007%26algo%3DSIM.MBE%26ao%3D2%26asc%3D57478%26meid%3Dffbbf304db1e444980f83cbdef708e53%26pid%3D100005%26rk%3D6%26rkt%3D12%26sd%3D163663592092%26itm%3D223492329770&_trksid=p2047675.c100005.m1851
  8. HistoricCoinage

    token or what ?

    True. Maybe it's the light and metal that makes it look porous then.
  9. HistoricCoinage

    Ebay's Worst Offerings

    Looking for coins and...? 😥 One way to clean them.
  10. HistoricCoinage

    token or what ?

    It looks to be an imitation of a Henry VII halfgroat (depending on diameter). I'd not think it's contemporary, it looks somewhat soapy which makes me think it's been cast and deliberately 'aged' as I see this a lot with the Westair pieces people modify before listing on online auction sites.
  11. HistoricCoinage

    Hammy ID

    Agreed. Likely a Pinecone-Mascle issue penny (most common after Annulet issue, I believe, and yours isn't an Annulet).
  12. HistoricCoinage

    Ebay's Worst Offerings

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/ANGLO-SAXON-LOT-OF-CUT-OFFA-EADVVEARD-SILVER-PENNIES/282967930167?hash=item41e233f537:g:FQsAAOSwgKBawVa5 https://www.ebay.com/itm/ANGLO-SAXON-WULFRED-CUT-SILVER-PENNY-ARCHBISHOPS-OF-CANTERBURY-805-832-AD/282967930169?hash=item41e233f539:g:CqAAAOSw6T9awWNO Others in the listings, too.
  13. HistoricCoinage

    my pal Henry III

    A better Tealby than most! Nice find.
  14. HistoricCoinage

    Ebay's Worst Offerings

    Check out the photo... https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/132504815553?ViewItem=&item=132504815553
  15. In case anyone is interested: https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/historiccoinage/m.html
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