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Wars of Independence

Robert (I) the Bruce

Silver penny, Robert I 'The Bruce'

Period:
Medieval
Description:

Silver penny from the reign of King Robert I of Scotland, 1306 - 1329.

 

Coins were probably not issued until after the Battle of Bannockburn in 1314 as this settled Bruce's war with England over Scottish independence.

Materials/Media:
metal, silver
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Digital Number:
DMCO004a; DMCO004b
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council


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