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Lot 2736    SESSION 10 (7.30PM WEDNESDAY 20TH NOV)    Great Britain Silver & Bronze

Estimate $900
SOLD $2,500

EADGAR, (959-975), silver penny, two line type, Pre-reform issue, (1.25 g), issued 959-972, obv. small cross in centre, around EADGAR REX, rev. BENE/.DIHT in two lines, divided by three crosses and trefoil of pellets above and below, (Moneyer Benediht), (S.1129, North 741, Br.1). Lightly toned, extremely fine and a very scarce moneyer.

Ex Mark E. Freehill Collection, from Noble Numismatics Sale 57 (lot 2908).

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