Friday, May 21, 2010

24: Crowns and Animals

Hey! You! Why not check out some of the other posts on this Medieval Blogge??

The crown of Margaret of York

Elephant, Unicorn, Lion, Sheep, Boar

Imperial Orb (Globus Cruciger), late 12th century

 Imperial Crown of Otto I (c. 961)

Here's an interesting article about a
coin hoard buried in the 14th century:


Saturday, May 8, 2010

23: The Early Middle Ages (books)

The History of the Franks
 Gregory of Tours 

Medieval European Coinage Vol. I
The Early Middle Ages
Philip Grierson, Mark Blackburn

The Vikings
Howard La Fay

The Viking Saga
 Peter Brent

The World of the Vikings
 O. Madsen

Introduction to Old English
Peter S. Baker

Old English Grammar and Reader
Robert E. Diamond