British Coins from the Collection formed by Steve Clarke

Date of Auction: 14th June 2017


Estimate: £1,000 - £1,200

Kings of Mercia, BRITISH COINS, Kings of Mercia, Offa (757-96), Penny, Light coinage, Canterbury, Eoba, +o ff ar ex in angles of long cross, four pellets within voided quatrefoil in centre, rev. eoba in angles of a Celtic cross; in centre, small cross with pellet in each angle, 1.12g/12h (Chick 116; Blunt 50; N 287; S 904). Small edge chip and surfaces slightly porous, otherwise nearly very fine, extremely rare £1,000-1,200


Provenance: Bt Spink