Scotland, David I Silver Penny, 1124-1153AD Carlisle, extremely rare
Scotland, David I (in name of Stephen) Silver Penny, 1124-1153AD Carlisle
18mm, 0.90g, S5002
Struck during Period A, 1136-early 1140’s
Bust right, with sceptre / Cross moline, lis in angles.
An extremely rare Norman penny struck under the rule of David I of Scotland, using altered dies of the cross moline type penny of Stephen, king of England (1135-1154A.D.) Struck at Carlisle in North-west England, then under Scottish control.
An interesting piece of early Scottish/English history.
1 in stock