TP12 - William II (Rufus)
(1087-1100), Silver Penny, 1.37g., 22mm, Cross Pattée and Fleury type
(c.1095-1098), Shaftesbury - Baldwin, crowned facing bust of king,
holding sword +PILLELM REX, rev., cross pattée over a cross fleury,
[+ BA]LDEPI(NE) ON · SC, (N.853; S.1261), good very fine, lightly toned,
areas of weakness in legends, of the highest rarity, the second known and
the only example of this type for Shaftesbury in private hands, the other
being in the Swedish Royal Coin Cabinet, Stockholm.