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Viking age brooches, York

Disc Brooches from Viking York. The prime function of these brooches was as dress fastenings. They were frequently made of base metals, as is the case with all those shown here, but they were often highly decorated.

Disk Brooch,  circa 600-500, Vendel, copper alloy, gilt. This brooch is from the Vendel period in Swedish history, which precedes the Viking age. Abstractly designed small brooches like these were fashionable until Viking oval brooches replaced them.

Brooch, Vendel Copper alloy with gilding; cm) This brooch is from the Vendel period in Swedish history, which precedes the Viking age. Abstractly designed small brooches like these were fashionable until Viking oval brooches replaced them.

Viking Gold Ring with Punched Triangles 10th-11th century AD . A cast finger ring with expanding hoop and raised median band, the outer face impressed with punchmarks, each a triangle with pellets in the corners. by liliana

Viking Gold Ring with Punched Triangles century AD . A cast finger ring with expanding hoop and raised median band, the outer face impressed with punchmarks, each a triangle with pellets in the corners. by liliana

This a substantial Scandinavian Viking solid gold finger ring, dating to the 9th - 10th century A.D. This type of finger ring is a classic of the Viking age, with an ornately knotted bezel. The bezel is formed as a reef knot, which has been in use for over four thousand years as a symbol of marriage. The ring is made from a single rod, hammered and drawn thinner towards the terminals, which are then tied and neatly wrapped on the shoulders. The ring is robust and heavy, designed for everyday

This a substantial Scandinavian Viking solid gold finger ring, dating to the

Oval Brooches   Based on Find from Snasen, Norway  Openwork Design  8th - 10th Century  2" x 3"

Hand-crafted Museum Replica Viking, Celtic & Anglo-Saxon Brooches in Silver & Bronze

Viking age clear glass bead hanging on a gold wire - Birka Grave 523, Sweden.

Viking age /Clear glass bead hanging on a gold wire - Birka Grave 523

ANGLO - SAXON RUNNING SPIRALS GILT SAUCER BROOCH

Anglo - Saxon Running Spirals Gilt Saucer Brooch Jewellery 024088 Photos and Information in AncientPoint

Jorvik ancient Anglo-Saxon bone cloak pins.

Viking age / Bone Pins Over 130 bone pins were found in Viking-Age levels at Coppergate. They varied in size and form, but all are likely to have acted as dress fastenings or possibly hair pins.

Disk Brooch, early 600s Anglo-Saxon; Probably made in Faversham, southeastern England; Found at Teynam, southeastern England Gold, cells inset with garnets and glass, border inlaid with niello

Probably made in Faversham, southeastern England; Found at Teynam, southeastern England Gold, cells inset with garnets and glass, border inlaid with niello

Viking Age molds for making silver pendants--Crucifixes & Mjolnir (Thor's Hammer). The far right mold could be used for making either depending on the customer. Mjolnir pendants only became popular to compete with the crosses worn by those with the new religion at the spread of Christianity. source

Viking Age molds for making silver pendants--Crucifixes & Mjolnir (Thor's Hammer). Mjolnir pendants only became popular to compete with the crosses worn by those with the new religion at the spread of Christianity.

Viking Chief? No way. Celtic winged helmet, maybe.. There is no historic evidens that vikings had horns or feathers on their helmets.

m Barbarian med Armour Helm Sword Cape Viking Chief? No way. Celtic winged helmet, maybe. There is no historic evidens that vikings had horns or feathers on their helmets.

Viking age / Thor's hammer in the Stockholm Museum.

displayed in the gold room of the Historiska Museet in Stockholm and the Museum of Cultural History in Oslo. need to document

archaicwonder:  Viking Thor’s Hammer Pendant, 10th Century AD Silver pendant in the shape of a stylized hammer. The obverse side engraved with interlaced bands. The suspension ring in the shape of an eagle’s head. Rare evidence of the veneration of Norse gods from the early period of Christianization.

Viking Thor’s Hammer Pendant, Century AD Silver pendant in the shape of a stylized hammer. The obverse side engraved with interlaced bands. The suspension ring in the shape of an eagle’s head. Rare evidence of the veneration of Norse gods

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