Penny of Offa of Mercia

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Issued by: Offa
Denomination: Penny
Mint: London
Period: Anglo-Saxon
Date found: 05/04/2023
Location: Dacorum, Hertfordshire


A penny of Offa’s heavy coinage with the moneyer Ceolheard shown in two lines on the reverse. Only the third coin of its type on the PAS and a Find of Note of Regional Importance.