Henry I Silver Penny 1100-1135AD Quatrefoil Type Shaftsbury Mint – Rare
Henry I Silver Penny 1100-1135AD Quatrefoil Type Shaftsbury Mint, Rare
Following the death of William Rufus, his younger brother Henry claimed the thrown of England. Notably, there was a period of monetary crisis during the reign, which led to a public lack of confidence in the quality of the coinage minted. In response, coins were officially mutilated with an edge incision when issued to force the public to accept damaged coins.
This coin comes with an old collectors ticket.
An attractive coin with clear portrait struck on a large flan.
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