Background and activities

Research interests

Medieval and early modern numismatics and monetary history

Medieval and early post-reformation urban history and archaeology

Minting technology


Reseachh Groups

Organising landscape

Nexus Nidaros: Transitions and Traditions



Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum Norway: The Arne E. Holm Collection. NTNU Museum of Natural History and Archaeology/The Royal Norwegian Society of Sciences and Letters.

Religion and Money. Economies of Salvation in tje Midlle Ages. The Research Council of Norway. FRIHUM. 2014-2017.



Chairman of the Board of Forskerforbundet at NTNU (Norwegian Association of Researchers) 2017-2021, Board menber 2021-2022





Scientific, academic and artistic work

Displaying a selection of activities. See all publications in the database

Journal publications


  • Risvaag, Jon Anders; Berge, Ragnhild; Brattli, Terje. (2015) Inn i fortida - ut i verden - i museet!. Museumsforlaget AS. 2015. ISBN 978-82-830-5019-6. Vitark: Acta archaeologica Nidrosiensia (9).
  • Lohne, Otto; Risvaag, Jon Anders; Ulseth, Pål; Lohne, Jardar. (2010) The Mint in the Nidaros Archbishop's Palace. Coin production under Archbishop Gaute Ivarsson (1475-1510). Tapir Akademisk Forlag. 2010. ISBN 978-82-519-2750-5. Skrifter (1).

Part of book/report

  • Risvaag, Jon Anders. (2014) Da Trondheim satte sitt preg på mynten. Byen og Kunnskapen.
  • Risvaag, Jon Anders; Christophersen, Axel. (2004) Early Medieval Coinage and Urban Development: A Norwegian Experience. Land, Sea and Home. Proceedings of a Conference on Viking Period Settlement, at Cardiff, July 2001. The Society for Medieval Archaeology Monograph 20.
  • Risvaag, Jon Anders. (2001) Mints in Scandinavia: the Case of Trondheim. I luoghi della moneta. Le sedi delle Zecche dall'antichità all'età moderna. Atti del convegno internazionale 22-23 ottobre 1999.