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Trefoil brooch - Reverse.  Viking.  Silver and gold.  The brooch is of Scandinavian provenance. The triangular central part was originally filled with gold. Animal ornamentation in Jellinge-style.  Östra Herrestad, Skåne, Sweden.  SHM 6998:1

Trefoil brooch - Reverse. Viking. Silver and gold. The brooch is of Scandinavian provenance. The triangular central part was originally filled with gold. Animal ornamentation in Jellinge-style. Östra Herrestad, Skåne, Sweden. SHM 6998:1

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The Vikings in Normandy: Density of Scandinavian place names

The Vikings in Normandy: Density of Scandinavian place names

Viking Raids and Settlements 550-1100 AD

Viking Raids and Settlements 550-1100 AD

I've told my mom over and over again that people from the Shetland islands have stronger Scandinavian ties not Scottish in their genetics, but she won't listen.

I've told my mom over and over again that people from the Shetland islands have stronger Scandinavian ties not Scottish in their genetics, but she won't listen.

Maps of Britain and Ireland’s ancient tribes, kingdoms and DNA

Maps of Britain and Ireland’s ancient tribes, kingdoms and DNA

Old Norse Map of the Viking World "The geographical range of Viking exploration between the 9th and 12th centuries AD was amazing. From their Northern European homelands in today’s Norway, Denmark and Sweden they used the Norwegian and Baltic Seas to engage with the world " Clicking on the map enlarges it - you could go from the 768 X 364 size up to a 5039 X 2413 monster! All the placenames are in Old Norse. or English.  Going in Ancient History and

Old Norse Map of the Viking World "The geographical range of Viking exploration between the 9th and 12th centuries AD was amazing. From their Northern European homelands in today’s Norway, Denmark and Sweden they used the Norwegian and Baltic Seas to engage with the world " Clicking on the map enlarges it - you could go from the 768 X 364 size up to a 5039 X 2413 monster! All the placenames are in Old Norse. or English. Going in Ancient History and

Animal head brooches from Gotland.  From missmonsta's LiveJournal. Possibly these photos were taken at the museum in Gotland. If you search on this page http://195.67.126.29/faktarummet/faktarummet/search.php with the word djurhuvudformat,  the animal headed brooches come up.

Animal head brooches from Gotland. From missmonsta's LiveJournal. Possibly these photos were taken at the museum in Gotland. If you search on this page http://195.67.126.29/faktarummet/faktarummet/search.php with the word djurhuvudformat, the animal headed brooches come up.

eWucKrsnuGo.jpg 1,926×2,160 pixels  Lots of Gotland animal head brooches

eWucKrsnuGo.jpg 1,926×2,160 pixels Lots of Gotland animal head brooches

Gotland, 11th century, Copper alloy animal-head brooch: broad central rib; all-over pitted decoration except on "ears", rib and end of "snout", to left of which is a rough hole; riveted sheet back-plate, one third missing, as is pin and catch; two holes at back of "head", on right.

Gotland, 11th century, Copper alloy animal-head brooch: broad central rib; all-over pitted decoration except on "ears", rib and end of "snout", to left of which is a rough hole; riveted sheet back-plate, one third missing, as is pin and catch; two holes at back of "head", on right.