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Jarlshof, is the best known prehistoric archaeological site in Shetland, Scotland. It lies near the southern tip of the Shetland Mainland and has been described as “one of the most remarkable archaeological sites ever excavated in the British Isles. It contains remains dating from 2500 BC up to the 17th century AD. The area has provided evidence from the Iron Age, the Picts, the Viking Age and the Scottish Period.

Jarlshof, is the best known prehistoric archaeological site in Shetland, Scotland. It lies near the southern tip of the Shetland Mainland and has been described as “one of the most remarkable archaeological sites ever excavated in the British Isles.

Luxurious engraved glass goblets from the Iron Age found in Larvik, Norway.

Engraved Iron Age Glass Goblets -- Excavated in Larvik, Norway. No further reference provided. I didn't know there was such a thing as Iron Age Glass!

Icelandic style loom. Note the three heddle rods and the additional floating shed rod, to clear the tricky shed. The floating rod is tethered to keep it from slipping down or falling out.

Replica Norse loom with stone weights creating tension on warp threads. My comment : set for four sheds- prob twill

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....

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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