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Rare 900-year-old penny found in a field in Oxfordshire could fetch thousands at auction (hansonsauctioneers.co.uk)

The silver penny was issued by Henry of Anjou (later crowned Henry II) between 1139 and 1148 during ‘the Anarchy’ civil war as he tried to gain control of south-west England away from King Stephen.

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