Thousand year old coin sold for £660 at auction

TonyT

TonyT

2015-07-06 15:53:58

A coin that was struck in Cambridge 1,000 years ago has sold for £660 at auction – nearly doubling its £350 estimate. The coin was made between 978 and 1016 and was sold by auctioneers Spink, who said the coin was in “very fine” condition and had “a superb deep and iridescent tone”.
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