Irish Coin Daily: Hiberno-Norse Silver Penny, Sihtric of Dublin, Phase II (c.1015-1035) + SIHTRC RE DIFLM, + FÆ REMI NMO DYHI — The Old Currency Exchange is a specialist dealer and valuer of coins, tokens and banknotes

Date: c. 1015-1035 Description: Hiberno-Norse, Sihtric, penny, phase II (c.1015-1035), imitating long cross type of Aethelred II, + SIHTRC RE DIFLM, bust l., rev. + FÆ REMI NMO DYHI, long voided cross, pellet in each angle (S.6122; D&F.23), bottom edge very ragged About very fine (aVF) Scarce Country: Ireland Category: Hiberno-Norse Phase 2 Hammered Further…

Irish Coin Daily: Gold Ring Money — The Old Currency Exchange is a specialist dealer and valuer of coins, tokens and banknotes

Date: c. 1000 BC Description: Gold ring money ca. 1000 BC. Ring in torques form. The body is twisted as decoration and ends in plain pointed terminals. 4,39 g. Extremely Fine (EF) Rare Country: This type of ‘proto-currency’ is found throughout Bronze Age Europe Ring Money is also found in Ireland Category: Bronze Age Further […]…