The coin has a design and writing on one side and the inscription 'Offa' with a design above and below on the other.
Penny of Offa, King of Mercia by Unknown Artist, 792796
© Wiltshire Museum
- Diameter 1.8 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £438 ( Total: £1,750)
- Acquired in:
- M Vowles
This coin was struck by the moneyer Deimund, one of the rarer moneyers of that King, probably striking at Canterbury.
Found by the vendor in Westbury in 2000.
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