On This Day In The Viking Age
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25 July

medieval document

864 – Edict of Pistres, Francia

This edict was Charles the Bald‘s attempt to raise a defense against the frequent Viking attacks, such as regulations on selling weapons and horses to Vikings, or fortifying bridges in towns.

Read the translation of the edict by Simon Coupland.
See more about the mints on Google Arts.

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