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Coining it? Carolingian rulers and the Frankish coinage, c. 750-900

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The story of the Frankish coinage is generally told from the Carolingian rulers' perspective as the rise and fall of royal control over minting. Increased coin finds have added nuance to this story by giving us new understanding of coin circulation and coin use. Recent studies confirm just how effectively Charlemagne and Louis the Pious controlled the Frankish coinage, which provided them with both political and economic benefits. Between 792/793 and 840, trade accelerated, and the Carolingia...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1111/hic3.12591

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
History Faculty
Oxford college:
Trinity College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-1300-4425
Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
History Compass Journal website
Volume:
17
Issue:
9
Article number:
e12591
Publication date:
2019-08-08
Acceptance date:
2019-06-27
DOI:
EISSN:
1478-0542
Source identifiers:
1023577
Pubs id:
pubs:1023577
UUID:
uuid:35c63060-2932-47ba-9748-66bb259d4382
Local pid:
pubs:1023577
Deposit date:
2019-06-28

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