Offa Silver Penny
Babba - Canterbury
Spink – 904 (var)
North – 266 Very Rare
Chick - 90b
OFFA REX in angles of cross crosslet with lozenge centre surrounded by a circle.
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.