Viking dragons by ~Devilry on deviantART
Viking Ship Dragon Head | 12. A Viking Queen Sails to Eternity
One of five animal-head posts found in the Oseberg burial. All are between 50 and 54 cm long and carved from maple.
Gorgeous Norse inspired carving....would love a few panels like this for my privacy screen I'm going to build
Beautiful door from Norsk Wood Works, LTD. that scroll work.
Side door of Heddal stave church; Notodden, Telemark
vikings and celts
door of a stave church by mararie, via Flickr
Arabesque, this much be old, pre-Islamic influence, since it contains a bird-like creature. Now under Islam, art cannot contain anything with humans or animals. Only plant or designs are allowed, for example, the vegetal scroll designs.