Royal Coin Cabinet, Stockholm, Part V: Anglo-Saxon Coins: Edward the Confessor and Harold II, 1042-1066

Royal Coin Cabinet, Stockholm, Part V: Anglo-Saxon Coins: Edward the Confessor and Harold II, 1042-1066

by Fran Colman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0197262333

ISBN-13: 9780197262337

Pub. Date: 04/15/2008

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This fully illustrated catalogue of coins of Edward the Confessor and Harold II in the superb collection of the Swedish Royal Coin Cabinet is a fundamental reference work for anyone studying or identifying late Anglo-Saxon coins. The volume catalogues and illustrates 1,280 coins of Edward the Confessor, the largest collection ever published, alongside detailed

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This fully illustrated catalogue of coins of Edward the Confessor and Harold II in the superb collection of the Swedish Royal Coin Cabinet is a fundamental reference work for anyone studying or identifying late Anglo-Saxon coins. The volume catalogues and illustrates 1,280 coins of Edward the Confessor, the largest collection ever published, alongside detailed discussion of the moneyers' names and commentary on a number of specific names. The majority of coins come from Swedish Viking-age finds, and the contents of 108 finds with coins of Edward the Confessor and Harold I are also surveyed. The volume includes a supplement to Part VI (Anglo-Norman coins) which publishes 72 additional coins from the Stockholm collection.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780197262337
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
04/15/2008
Series:
Sylloge of Coins of the British Isles Series, #65
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
9.80(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.80(d)

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