Sceat Series BI


Issuer England (United Kingdom)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 680-710
Value 1 Sceat
Currency Early Anglo-Saxon (600-775)
Composition Silver
Weight 1.16 g
Shape Round (irregular)
Technique Hammered
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 109185
Numista type number (
References Sp# 777,
Emma Howard (editor); 2021. Standard Catalogue of British Coins : Coins of England & the United Kingdom Pre-Decimal Issues (56th edition). Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom.
And 2 more volumes.
Metcalf# 100-106; 113-16
David Michael Metcalf; 1993. Thrymsas and Sceattas in the Ashmolean Museum Oxford / Volume 1. Gold Coinage. Royal Numismatic Society, London, United Kingdom.
And 2 more volumes.


Diademed head right within beaded snake inner circle


Bird right on cross, annulet at end of each horizontal arm, within beaded snake inner circle


Primary phase Sceattas, c.680-c.710 Series BI, blundered legends (B.M.C. 27a; North 126)

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