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To celebrate Vikings Live, we have replaced our Roman alphabet with the runic alphabet used by the Vikings, the Scandinavian ‘Younger Futhark’. The ‘Younger Futhark’ has only 16 letters, so we have used some of the runic letters more than once or combined two runes for one Roman letter.

For an excellent introduction to runes, we recommend Martin Findell’s book published by British Museum Press.

More information about how we have ‘runified’ this site


Hyun-key Kim Hogarth (Biographical details)

Hyun-key Kim Hogarth (Female; 2008; active)

Also known as

Hogarth, Hyun-key Kim


Widow of Mr R.Hogarth; sold a collection of African colonial material (tokens, passes and medals) at the Department of Coins & Medals.