Wire wrapped decoration for Viking clothing. ~ If anyone knows what this is called and/or has instructions how to do this and/or has historical examples...please let me know!!!

Wire wrapped decoration for Viking clothing. ~ If anyone knows what this is called and/or has instructions how to do this and/or has historical examples.

Trelleborg og Moesgaard 2012 (Vikingsnitt)

Silverpusament (Silberknoten) - the ultimate bling

Replica of a dress decoration made from "figure eight shaped" silver wire, found in a grave in Birka. http://www.silberknoten.de/en/index.php?id=3

Eight-shaped decorative knot band originally made from double-running silver spiral filament. Replica manufactured from simple silver filament. Note the "rectangular" turtle brooches!

viking posament tutorial - Google Search

A replica of silverwork on an ornamental band found at Birka, but the shape of the design is also somewhat reminiscent of the pewter wire work I've seen on some Sami handicrafts / Silberknoten.de - Posaments and jewellery - Birka replicas and variations

The reconstruction of the Mammen clothing finally out from the archives after 20 years.  The National Museum of Denmark,  Viking exhibition 2013.

There are several problems with concepts presented in this reconstruction of the Mammen clothing. Check the literature (a NESAT had a good article I believe) finally out from the archives after 20 years. The National Museum of Denmark, Viking exhibition

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