Penny of William II

Description
This coin is part of an important collection of Saxon and early medieval coins held by the museum. The collection contains examples of coins minted in the Devon burgh towns of Exeter, Lydford, Barnstaple and Totnes. This penny was issued by William II, and minted in Exeter by Sewine.
Accession Loan No.
56/1991
Simple Name
coin
Full Name
penny William II type BMCI (Profile) type
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Mint
Exeter
Common Name
penny of William II
Material
silver
Period Classification
Norman (1066-1200)
Collection Class
Numismatics
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Year Low
1080
Production Year High
1083
Moneyer
Sewine
Issuer Person
William II
Inscription / Transcription
; +SEPINE ON IEXECI
Created At
2016-10-13 15:47:15
Updated At
2016-10-13 15:47:15

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