Incomplete Viking Silver Penny

An incomplete silver penny minted in York

An incomplete silver early medieval penny of the Vikings possibly minted in the name of Sihtric Caoch who ruled Dublin between 917-920 CE and was King of Northumbria from 921-927 CE. This coin is influenced by the Swordless St Peter type.

 

Object Type

Coin

Date

circa 905 — 927

Ascribed Culture

Original/Reproduction

Original

Material

Collection

Viking Objects

Current Location

Private Ownership

Keywords

coin, Northumbria, Nottinghamshire, Sihtric Caoch, silver, trade, Viking, York

Further information

You can see the original at Private Ownership.

This object is related to Walkeringham, Nottinghamshire.
Find out about Walkeringham, Nottinghamshire.

Acknowledgements

(c) Portable Antiquities Scheme, CC BY-SA 2.0

References

Portable Antiquities Scheme