The Iconography of Early Anglo-Saxon Coinage Sixth to Eighth Centuries

Author(s): 
Gannon, Anna
ISBN: 
9780199583843
Date published: 
May 2010
Paperback
Price: 
£25.00

This is the first scholarly art historical appraisal of early Anglo-Saxon coinage. Anna Gannon examines the many coins produced during this most vibrant period of English coinage. She analyses their prototypes and explores their sources and parallels with contemporary arts, literature, and theology, setting their meaning in context.