Gold Noble of King Edward III Post-treaty period Obv - King standing in ship. Rev - Royal cross in tressure, "E" and pellet at the center. Flag at stern, signifying Calais mint. Image by kind permission of: Ira & Larry Goldberg Auctioneers Inc.
The British Museum is delighted to announce that it has acquired a rare and important Anglo-Saxon gold coin depicting Coenwulf King of Mercia - Mercia was an important kingdom in Great Britain durring the Anglo-Saxon period.