Coins, Tokens and Historical Medals (18 - 20 September 2018)

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Date of Auction: 18th - 20th September 2018

Sold for £900

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,200

Kings of Mercia, Offa (757-96), Penny, Light coinage, London, Dud, offa rex in two lines divided by beaded bar, cross below, rev. dvd in angles of large cross of lobes, 1.17g/12h (Chick 29a, same dies; N 285; S 904). Very fine, rare £1,000-1,200

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Provenance: Found at Faldingworth (Lincolnshire), January 2015 (PAS NLM-7DA88E)