British Coins, British and European Jetons Numismatic Books (4 & 5 December 2013)

Image 1

  • Image 2
  • Image 3

Click Image to Zoom

Date of Auction: 4th & 5th December 2013

Sold for £1,450

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Offa (757-96), Penny, Light coinage, London or Canterbury, Winoth, offa rex, diademed bust right, rev. +u-in-o-∂ in angles of floriate cross, 1.26g/9h (Chick 72a; CEB 81; SCBI Mack 567, this coin; N 275; S 905). Portrait flatly struck, otherwise very fine and toned £1,200-1,500

Footnote

Provenance: R.C. Lockett Collection, Part III, Glendining Auction, 4-6 November 1958, lot 2645; R.P. Mack Collection; CNG Mailbid Sale 51, 15 September 1999 (1858)