William II (1087-1100), Penny, Cross Pattee and Fleury type, London

Item Reference: C223006806 Sold Share
William II (1087-1100), Penny, Cross pattée and fleury type (1095-98), London mint, moneyer Walcin, crowned facing bust holding sword within inner linear circle, legend surrounds +PILLELM RE. Rev, cross pattee…
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£2,750.00

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Description

William II (1087-1100), Penny, Cross pattée and fleury type (1095-98), London mint, moneyer Walcin, crowned facing bust holding sword within inner linear circle, legend surrounds +PILLELM RE. Rev, cross pattee and fleury design, legend reads PIILCIN ON LIIND, 1.39g( S.1261 N.855; BMC.246; Allen, BNJ 2012, p.77; BMC IV).

Executed with a somewhat soft strike, nevertheless the portrait proficient and full, legible legends. Rev, cross pattee and fleury motif evenly detailed, legends clear dies a little blocky. The type and the moneyer recorded equally as very rare. Very fine.

Bought Spink 1968

Specification

Period 1087 - 1100
Date 1095-98
Coin Group

British

Denomination

Penny

Coin Ruler

William II

Country

England

Coin House

Norman Kings

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

London

Weight 1.39 g

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