Penny of Offa, King of Mercia by Unknown Artist

The coin has a design and writing on one side and the inscription 'Offa' with a design above and below on the other.


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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