Penny of William I

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 I, and minted in Exeter by Sweotinc.
Accession Loan No.
6/1959/2
Simple Name
coin
Full Name
penny William I Two Sceptres type
Mint
Exeter
Common Name
penny of William I
Material
silver
Period Classification
Norman (1066-1200)
Collection Class
Numismatics
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Year Low
1072
Production Year High
1074
Moneyer
Sweotinc
Issuer Person
William I
Inscription / Transcription
; +SPEOTINC ON EXCE
Created At
2016-10-13 15:47:15
Updated At
2016-10-13 15:47:15

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