Norway history/traditions/Bunad/jellewery/ Viking/folklore

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In Norse folklore, both the Acorn and its bearer, the oak tree and its messenger the squirrel, bring good fortune. The Vikings associated oak trees with Thor and Thora (Thunder and Lightning ) So they began putting a lone Acorn on their windowsills to pro

Assorted nuts

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Utterly gorgeous turquoise evening gown, Via the Norwegian Folk Museum. Use this basic idea for the Black off shoulder dress by bernadine 1900s Fashion, Edwardian Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Antique Clothing, Historical Clothing, Historical Dress, Old Dresses, Pretty Dresses, Vintage Gowns

Evening gown, 1901. Norwegian Folk Museum

Viking Age house at Þjóðveldisbærinn by velostricken Vikings Art, Norse Vikings, Viking House, Viking Life, Portal, Viking Culture, Old Norse, Norse Mythology, Around The Worlds
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NOVEL set in Viking Iceland - BEAUTIFUL WRECK

My time travel Viking love story, Beautiful Wreck, takes place at a house like this. This is the one I visited, at Þjóðveldisbærinn in Iceland. An amazing trip. On goodreads: www.goodreads.com/book/show/18975949-beautiful-wreck

The tree of life from Norse mythology. Just as Americans aren't collectively referred to as Marines, the Norse shouldn't collectively be referred to as Vikings. Celtic Symbols, Celtic Art, Celtic Knots, Celtic Dragon, Viking Life, Celtic Culture, Celtic Tree Of Life, Celtic Mythology, Irish Celtic

For eveything Finance, I'm here. Health insurance through to sav

Firsly I'd like to say a mega thanks to health insurance broker for help with setting up this informal finance blog of mine. I love talking about finance, everything from pensions to health insurance...

Viking key in British museum. Replica made by Long Branch Vikings. Antique Keys, Vintage Keys, Or Antique, Cles Antiques, Objets Antiques, Art Viking, Viking Ship, Art Scandinave, Viking Culture
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Collection

Collection online showcases more than four million of the Museum's objects. From Indigenous clothing and Mexican skulls to necklaces made of dolphin teeth, this is one of the most extensive online museum databases in the world.

Viking key in British museum. Replica made by Long Branch Vikings. Antique Keys, Vintage Keys, Or Antique, Cles Antiques, Objets Antiques, Art Viking, Viking Ship, Art Scandinave, Viking Culture
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key | British Museum

Key; bronze; loop for suspension at head of bow, which is decorated with pattern of circles and lines.

View Hair comb by Tone Vigeland on artnet. Browse upcoming and past auction lots by Tone Vigeland. Objets Antiques, Vintage Hair Combs, Barrettes, Hair Sticks, Hair Ornaments, Hair Jewelry, Wedding Jewelry, Vintage Hairstyles, Hair Pieces
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Hair comb by ToneVigeland

View Hair comb by Tone Vigeland on artnet. Browse upcoming and past auction lots by Tone Vigeland.

Norse Mythology- Yggdrasil, the tree of life. There are nine worlds in Norse Myths. In this view, each heim is a planet, with a root of its own. Tattoo Thor, Tableaux Vivants, Asgard, Old Norse, Norse Vikings, Norse Mythology, Gods And Goddesses, Book Of Shadows, Mythical Creatures
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Embroidery from the Tenth Century Viking Grave at Mammen, Denmark.

Mammen Embroideries

This website is a resource for the study of Dark Age, Medieval and Renaissance embroidery.

Viking age key from Kvam, Aurland, Sogn og Fjordane; I have no idea of the accuracy of the description, I just like it. Viking Life, Viking Art, Viking Ship, Medieval, Norway Viking, Viking Culture, Antique Keys, Vintage Keys, Old Keys
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Viking sled "After some years as a sea-going vessel the Oseberg ship was finally laid to rest as a grave ship for a wealthy woman of high ranking. Viking Life, Viking Art, Viking Warrior, Viking Ship, Viking Woman, Viking Culture, Old Norse, Norse Vikings, Ancient History
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Viking sled

"After some years as a sea-going vessel the Oseberg ship was finally laid to rest as a grave ship for a wealthy woman of high ranking. This woman received grace gifts for her journey to the realm of the dead, which included three highly decorated sleds and one sled of a simpler design (not displayed). The three highly decorated sleds were constructed in the same way: a separate upper frame was originally tied to the chassis with rope. The corner posts, shaped as animal heads, bind the sides…

Yggdrasil: Norse (Viking) Tree of Life. Sculpted by Aric Jorn (Liljegren). Produced by Jivotica LLC would be a beautiful tattoo Norse Tattoo, Viking Tattoos, Yggdrasil Tattoo, Celtic Tree Tattoos, Rabe Tattoo, Symbole Viking, Tattoo Life, Roots Tattoo, Norse Symbols
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The "Silpinge Tree" was made by Per Andersson during the century. Antique Folk Art Swedish Christmas tree made of wood. Swedish Christmas, Wooden Christmas Trees, Antique Christmas, Christmas Past, Holiday Tree, Scandinavian Christmas, All Things Christmas, Christmas Holidays, Christmas Decorations
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Julträd

Ända sedan jag var barn, har familjens julträd varit en av de vackraste julprydnaderna i vårt hem. Julträdet finns över i stort sett hela Sverige, men enligt mig finns inga så fina och välgjorda som de i Blekinge. Enligt Blekinge läns muséum är det första julträdet man säkert kan datera, från 1870. Det har dock säkert funnits tidigare. Bild från museets hemsida. Så här ser också mitt träd ut. Det finns många olika utformningar av julträd men de flesta har fyra hästar i centrum runt en…

Detail of a Norwegian folk dress Folk Fashion, 1940s Fashion, Traditional Fashion, Traditional Dresses, Folk Costume, Costumes, Norwegian Clothing, Scandinavian Embroidery, Norwegian Vikings
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Primstav Detail of century calendar stick carved with national coat of arms, a common motif in Norwegian folk art. Norwegian Vikings, Germanic Tribes, Scandinavian Folk Art, Naive Art, Book Of Shadows, Coat Of Arms, Wood Carving, Norway, Medieval
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Detail of 17th century calendar stick carved with national coat of arms, a common motif in Norwegian folk art.

Reconstructed village at the Fyrkat Viking Museum Viking House, Viking Life, Medieval Life, Viking Warrior, Danish Vikings, Viking Museum, House Tent, Viking Reenactment, Thatched Roof
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