Coins of the Dark Ages (400-800 AD)

This section of includes the coins of the Dark Ages - the coins of the migrating German barbarian tribes and the coins they minted in the Kingdoms they established in Europe, the Middle East and north Africa. Their interesting crude coinage is very popular with the collectors. 

The "Dark Ages" is a historical periodization traditionally referring to the Middle Ages that asserts that a demographic, cultural, and economic deterioration occurred in Western Europe following the decline of the Roman Empire.