Celebrate the Norsemen of the Viking Age with this richly detailed helmet-shaped coin issued in 99.9% pure silver. Archaeology in Vendel, north of Uppsala, Sweden revealed evidence of a great warrior aristocracy complete with helmets, gilded swords, treasure and elaborate ship burials. Known as the Vendel Period, this span of history existed from A.D. 500 to 800, coinciding with a rise in Scandinavian military might.
Recall the glory of the Vikings of Vendel with this helmet-shaped coin, whose antique finish highlights Nordic-inspired details, including those on the nose and cheek guards. Struck in 300 grams – 9.6 ounces! – of 99.9% pure silver, it measures an impressive four inches tall. Issued as $10 legal tender for the Solomon Islands, this 2022 coin bears an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse. Each coin comes in a matching case covered with a Nordic warrior shield design. With an ultra-low mintage of just 300 pieces, order today as these are sure to go quickly!