Customer Services
Shopping Cart
Order Total
Carriage Extra
Catalogue Categories
Quick Search
advanced search
Battle of Hastings Coin Pack - Harold II
Quantity:  2.15

Harold II had been crowned King of England in January 1066. He faced invasions by William of Normandy and his own brother Tostig. He defeated his brother at the Battle of Stamford Bridge on 25 September 1066.

While Harold and his army recovered from Stamford, William landed an invasion force in the South of England. Harold was forced to march South gathering forces as he went.

The Battle of Hastings was fought on 14 October 1066. Early efforts by William to break the English battle lines failed. The Normans then pretended to retreat and as the English troops pursued them their cavalry attacked. This weakened Harold's army. Later in the day Harold was killed and the Battle was over. William became King of England.

This wallet type packaging has a reproduction pewter Harold II Penny held in a blister on the front. On the inside and reverse there is information about the Battle of Hastings.

  Customers who bought this product also purchased  
Queen Victoria Coin Pack - Sovereign 2.25 each
Queen Victoria Coin Pack - Sovereign
Wallet type packaging with a reproduction Victoria Sovereign held in a blister on the front. On the inside and reverse there is information about Victoria's life.
Twisted Torc - Gold Plated 3.25 each
Twisted Torc - Gold Plated
Gold plated twisted torc supplied with an information card that describes how torcs were worn during Roman times and also about the mosaic on the front of the card.
Saxon Coin Pack 3.60 each
Saxon Coin Pack
Wallet type packaging with two reproduction penny coins held in blisters. On the inside cover theere is information Aethelred II and Harold II.
Egyptian Hieroglyphic Poster - A3 2.50 each
Egyptian Hieroglyphic Poster - A3
An A3 size poster showing the colourful Egyptian hieroglyphic alpabet and the modern day letters they represent.
Single Celtic Warrior in Box 2.60 each
Single Celtic Warrior in Box
A single pewter Celtic figure in a box which has colour images around it. On the reverse are pictures of the four figures to collect.
Celtic Boar 9.75 each
Celtic Boar
This miniature bronze boar is modelled on Celtic artefacts. The information describes how the boar was seen as a mythical creature by the Celts.