Friday, May 21, 2010

24: Crowns and Animals


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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:

(LINK)





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