Domesday Book Payments:
Measurements:
  • pensam - by tale
  • ad pondus - by weight
  • ad arsuram - in bullion
Form:
  • libra alba
    • album argentum - pure silver in bullion
    • nummi candidi - pure silver coin
  • pound of silver weighed 12 ounces
  • solidus - 12 pence, equal in weight to 3 shillings (1800)
  • mark of silver was the Flemish or German mark, valued at 13s. 4d. or two-thirds of a pound.