Hammered coin of William II



 Hammered coin of William II obverse    Hammered coin of William II reverse

Subject: Hammered coin of William II County Holland, as Rooms King or denar, Aachen King bust frontal bust of Emperor Charles the Grote.Beneden three towers with William the second of Holland (the son of Floris was the fourth).

His uncle Otto third Bishop of Utrecht was after the death of Floris fourth custody over the young Willem II. After twenty years of age in Aachen being a knight he was crowned and became a king in 1247. Willem the second father of Floris was the fifth January 28 1256 in the vicinity of Medemblick murdered by the Friezen.
Size: 16 mm.
Period 1247 - 1256