Dublin Pouch, Islandbridge 800-900 AD
Viking Graves and Grave-Goods in Ireland (Medieval Dublin Excavations 1962-81, Series B, vol.11 2014)
We are delighted to offer for sale these close copy of the original pouch excavated from Graves in Dublin and dates to the 8th-9th Century AD.
The original had a copper alloy edge surround on the flap and main body, it is omitted in our interpretation.
It is a one piece pouch made from veg- tan bovine leather with a veg-tan leather strap bridge and plate closure system.
The Bridge, Plate and strap collar are all hand made from copper alloy in our Yorkshire work shop.
You can fit a good sized hoard of coins or a flint and steel set in this pouch.
Suitable for portrayal of a 8th – 9th C ‘European’ persona.
This pouch is accepted for use within:
The Vikings (NFPS)
Many other Groups and Societies also accept these for use, if in doubt please check with your group/society Authenticity/Provenance Officer or refer to your kit Guides. If you would like to add your Group or Society to the above list please let us know.
PLEASE NOTE, COINS AND HACK SILVER ARE FOR DEMONSTRATIVE PURPOSES ONLY AND ARE NOT INCLUDED IN THE SALE PRICE.