Sceatta AD 695–740 silver
Struck during the reign of the Frisian king Redbad (Wijnaldum/Dorestad)
Obverse: the degenerate head of a porcupine facing right
Reverse: square with pearl rim with a circle of rune symbols.
There are also rune symbols around the pearled square.
A beautiful and very rare piece
Weight: 0.67 g
Diameter: 11 mm
- Netherlands, Friesland
- Year/Period and Variation
- Sceatta AD 695-740
- Precious metal