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Spår från 10 000 år - Iron Age 500 BC - 1050 AD

Spår från 10 000 år - Iron Age 500 BC - 1050 AD

Viking Games and Entertainment: Life Wasn’t all Work | HistoryOnTheNet

Close-up of the replica of the Ockelbo Runestone, Sweden. In this image from the Sigurd legends, two men play hnefatafl. Century, destroyed by a church fire in

Dorset Vikings ...  Workers on a railroad in Dorset discovered this mass grav...

Dorset Vikings ... Workers on a railroad in Dorset discovered this mass grav...

Spår från 10 000 år - Iron Age 500 BC - 1050 AD

Spår från 10 000 år - Iron Age 500 BC - 1050 AD

Detail Image Viking Silk Cap History of York http://www.historyofyork.org.uk/inc/img.php/tpl/uploads/silk_hat_1.jpg/640/1/fill

Viking Silk Cap - found in York in Britain, the city the Vikings called Yorvik. It is one of the most unusual and interesting objects found during the Coppergate excavations. Silk must have been an exotic material in Century Britain.

Spår från 10 000 år - Iron Age 500 BC - 1050 AD

Spår från 10 000 år - Iron Age 500 BC - 1050 AD

The infamous checked fabric from the Viking Ship Museum. Not from Oseberg, but from Haugen, Rolvsøy. Image from: A.W.Brøgger. 1920-21 "Rolvsøyætten. Et arkeologisk bidrag til vikingetidens historie" _Bergens Museums Aarbok_;1-42 https://archive.org/details/bergensmuseumsa192021berg

The infamous checked fabric from the Viking Ship Museum. Not from Oseberg, but…

VIKING FISH PENDANT 9th-11th century AD A hollow sheet-silver pendant in the form of a fish with forked tail, band of volute scrolls to the spine and raised eyes; separate plate to the underside. 3.02 grams, 57mm

Viking Fish Pendant century AD A hollow sheet-silver pendant in the form of a fish with forked tail, band of volute scrolls to the spine and raised eyes; separate plate to the underside.

Birka Grave BJ151 #SPT Beads.  Glass, rock crystal, carnelian.

Birka Grave BJ151 #SPT Beads. Glass, rock crystal, carnelian.

King Ethelred 'the unread' 'the redeless' (without council) 966-1016 King of England 978-1013 and restored to the throne 1014 First wife Elgiva - 13 children Second wife Emma - 3 children

Aethelred II 'The Unready' King of England Birth 968 in Wessex, England Death April 1016 in Ondon, Middlesex, England

Viking rune stone, Upplands, Sweden - ca. 11th century. Rune stones began as a Christian tradition among Danish vikings, but spread and intensified in fashion in Sweden.

Viking rune stone, Uppland, Sweden - ca. Rune stones began as a Christian tradition among Danish vikings, but spread and intensified in fashion in Sweden.

8th or 9th c silk samite from Egypt or Syria; the Norse cut silk samite fabric into thin strips & appliqued it as trim onto clothing

or c silk samite from Egypt or Syria; the Norse cut silk samite fabric into thin strips & appliqued it as trim onto clothing

Silver Cross found in Dumfriesshire, Scotland Viking Hoard; likely burried ca mid 9th-10th c but was ca 100 years old already; unusual enamaling

Viking treasure haul unearthed

An early medieval cross, part of a hoard of Viking treasure which has been unearthed by metal-detecting enthusiast Derek McLennan in one of the most significant finds of its kind ever made in Scotland.

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