Viking bronze artifacts -- grave finds from Norway, Finnmark, Vadsø; I think I could use my newly acquired chain maille skills for the chains. I think a chain would be a nice contrast to the usual beaded "bling string.
type tortoise brooches on display in the National Museum of Ireland. I love how they actually put the beads found in a particular burial together, so that one can see how many beads the deceased lady actually wore.
Oval brooches with snips (scissors) hanging from Viking "knitted" chain. Note how the chain is attached to one brooch, but passes through a wire ring attached to the second brooch. Mystery of History Volume Lesson 40