Offa Silver Penny

Offa Silver Penny

Babba - Canterbury

1.25g 21.2mm

Spink – 904 (var)

North – 266 Very Rare

Chick - 90b

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£2,495.00

B0133

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Obverse:

OFFA REX in angles of cross crosslet with lozenge centre surrounded by a circle.

 

Reverse:

BABBA in angles of cross crosslet with lozenge containing a pellet rosette in centre.

 

A really good very fine, well centred and much as struck, light pitting as normal for issue and small scratch on second A in BABBA. Better in hand, same die pair as Chick 90b.

 

Metal detecting find Wiltshire – listed as EMC 2016.0158.