The Hedeby cap fragment. It was recovered from the upper layers in a well, has been reasonably identified as part of a cap. The preserved section measures x The cap was probably in use for a long time, as the fragment is very worn on both sides.
A wooden Viking weaver’s sword has been unearthed by archaeologists at the historic site of the former Beamish and Crawford brewery in Cork city, Ireland. Experts describe the sword as an artifact of “exceptional significance.
Francesco Del Cossa Triumph of Minerva - detail of the right side, , Palazzo Schifanoia, Ferrara. Read more about the symbolism and interpretation of Triumph of Minerva - detail of the right side by Francesco Del Cossa.