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Ireland - Hiberno-Norse Kings of Dublin
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IR1765 - Hiberno-Norse Kings of Dublin, Phase III (c.1035-c.1060), Penny, 0.96g., 18mm, "Long Cross and Hand Coinage", stylized head ultimately derived from the Long Cross type of Aethelred II left, blundered legends, two pellets before head, rev., voided long cross, each arm terminating with three curves, a hand in the 2nd and 3rd quarters, blundered legend (S.6132), attractive iridescent toning, small edge split at 7 o'clock, very rare. $695