||William I the Conqueror (1066-87) Penny c.1083-86, Wallingford Mint, Sweartlinc as moneyer, North-848, S-1257, MS62 NGC. Obv. + PILLELM REX, crowned and diademed bust facing, holding scepter to right. Rev. + SPIRTINC ON PALL, cross patt?e; letters PAXS contained within annulets in each quarter. Silvery-gold luster with subtle iridescence resides in protected areas on this well-struck example of the last issue of the William the Conqueror.
Realized $1,292.50. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.