Alexander III Berwick Penny Class "Mb3-E" Mule


Alexander III (1249-1286), second coinage, silver mule penny, class Mb3-E. Obverse: Bust to left with with unbarred "A" and straight-sided letters mostly without serifs and legend: "+ALEXANDER DEI GRA". Reverse: Four mullets of six points giving a total of twenty-four points thus indicating a supposed mint town of Berwick. Reverse lettering showing incurved uprights and wedge-tailed "R". Legend: "REX SCOTORVM+". Lovely collectable condition on large flan with professional restoration, see photograph.

Spink No: S.5054. Diameter 20.3mm. VF+. £195.00

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