Anglo-Saxon silver penny East Anglian king sold at auction

TonyT

TonyT

2015-07-06 15:53:45

An Anglo-Saxon silver penny that could be linked to the beheading of an East Anglian king has sold for four times it's estimate for £78,000 at auction. The coin was expected to sell for between £15,000 and £20,000 at Dix Noonan Webb and was originally found by a man using a metal detector in a field in Sussex in March.
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