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ENGLISH: Buckle from the Viking age. Found in Gloppen, Western Norway. Exhibited in Bergen museum.

Viking age / Viking broche Broche from the Viking era, found in Sårheim, Gloppen municipality, Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway.

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 Age. Bellows protector of soapstone found in Snaptun in Horsens Fjord, height 20 cm. It originates probably from Norway or southern Sweden and is dated to ca. 1000

A Viking-era rock. "Believed by some to be Loki.) From: Den Store Danske, Danish online encyclopedia

Oval brooch. Bronze. Broa –style. Södra Alby, Hulterstad, Oland, Sweden. SHM 7584.  In the Historiska Museet, Stockholm.

Object from the exhibition We call them Vikings produced by The Swedish History Museum Oval brooch Bronze Broa –style

Vegvísir is derived from Icelandic words: veg & vísir. Vegur means road/path, and Vísir means guide. When carried, one will never lose one’s way in storms or bad weather, even when the way is unknown. Justin F (http://users.on.net/~starbase/galdrastafir/galdrastafir.htm) argues the Vegvísir has been called a Viking Compass and described as a magical symbol of navigation connected with real compasses. No references to this sigil prior to 1600 have been found and should not be regarded as…

Vegvísir is derived from Icelandic words: veg & vísir. Vegur means road/path, and Vísir means guide. When carried, one will never lose one’s way in storms or bad weather, even when the way is unknown. Justin F (http://users.on.net/~starbase/galdrastafir/galdrastafir.htm) argues the Vegvísir has been called a Viking Compass and described as a magical symbol of navigation connected with real compasses. No references to this sigil prior to 1600 have been found and should not be regarded as…

Viking age / Viking face-shaped pendant in silver./ Sweden

Vikingatida ansiktsformigt hänge i silver

Hatteberg Brooch, Hatteberg, Norway, 9th Century

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

"Jopa isoille kupurasoljille löytyy Suomesta esikuva: Saltvikista Ahvenanmaalta tämäkin. Even the big turtle brooches are found in Finland, Saltvik in Åland."

"Jopa isoille kupurasoljille löytyy Suomesta esikuva: Saltvikista Ahvenanmaalta tämäkin. Even the big turtle brooches are found in Finland, Saltvik in Åland."

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