"The glass beads were part of a set which included three golden beads. 3 gold foil, 9 red, 4 yellow, 3 blue, 3 green, 27 multi-colored. Hoard find, Petes, Linde, Gotland, Sweden. SHM 13441:1–3. In the Historiska Museet in Stockholm."
Viking era tiny glass beads. Most of them were centrated to a small area below the tortoise brooches, and could have been part of an embroidery. There are ca 360 beads in the picture, but the original find contained more than 460 beads. (Source: "Från Gästrikland 1965"). Find from Järvsta, Gästrikland, Sweden.
Necklace with bead pendant from Birka chamber grave. Date. 800-1100. "Halsband med 1 pärlhänge (2 pärlor på silvertråd) och 79 pärlor - 3 bergkristall, 1 fajans och övriga av glas."
Föremål 456867. SHM 34000:Bj 507. Photograph of silver ear spoon from Birka chamber grave 507. In the Historiska Museet, Stockholm.
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