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Title: William I penny
Item Name: Currency

Description:

Silver William I penny, black patina. Obverse: William I, wearing "bonnet". Reverse: a cross. Find: Bridlington, (shrubbery at Sewerby bus stop) On 7/7/1997, the coin was examined by Mr W. Lean (Lynton, Eastbourne Road, Godstone, Surrey) doing research for a corpus of early Medieval coins from York. He identified this piece as a BMC type II, ""bonnet"" form, probably minted at York. the moneyer being OVTHGRIM (Authgrimr)."


Year: 1066-1087
Culture: Medieval
Materials: silver
Measurements: Diam:1.8cm
ID_Number: ERYMS : 1993.1581