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LOT 194

Sold for (Inc. bp): £1,150

ANGLO-SAXON - OFFA - PENNY - ADELWALD
(1.19 grams.).

c. 787-792 AD. Light Coinage, Group II. Two Line Obverse Type. Obv: OFFA with chevron-barred A over REX and separated by line of pellets with forked ends with various pellets in the field. Rev: moneyer name in two lines ADEL PALD for Aethelweald divided by line of pellets with cross ends with chevron-barred A and various pellets in the field. Rare. Very fine.

LITERATURE:
S. 904; N. 287; CEB 25; EMC 1020.0561/SCBI Mack 561 (die duplicate).