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Preserved plaited hair discovered in a peat bog, Denmark. Preserved plaited hair discovered in a pea Historical Hairstyles, Medieval Hairstyles, Bog Body, Plaits Hairstyles, Updo Hairstyle, Norse Vikings, Mystery Of History, Viking Age, Iron Age

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One of the most stunning but lesser known archaeological finds in Germany is the 'Gold Jewellery of Hiddensee', which was discovered by c. Medieval Jewelry, Viking Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Jewelry Art, Gold Jewelry, European History, Asian History, Tudor History, British History

Hiddensee Treasure: Viking Gold

One of the most stunning but lesser known archaeological finds in Germany is the 'Gold Jewellery of Hiddensee', which was discovered by chance in the 19th century on the tiny island in the Baltic. Since their discovery, the sixteen items in the hoard dating from the Viking Age have been presided over by the Kulturhistorisches Museum of the Hanseatic town of Stralsund. All items of jewellery, including a brooch (fibula), a neck ring and 14 pendants are of pure gold and weigh some 600 g…

Mammen grave, padded armbands of silk of a high ranking Viking. This site is the official museum site so has wonderful high resolution photos. Viking Garb, Viking Reenactment, Viking Dress, Norse Clothing, Medieval Clothing, Medieval Art, Viking People, Heroic Age, Norwegian Vikings

Mammen grave, padded armbands of silk of a high ranking Viking. This site is the official museum site so has wonderful high resolution photos.

midwinter-fire: The Cuerdale hoard, one of the largest Viking silver hoards ever found. midwinter-fire: The Cuerdale hoard, one of the largest Viking silver hoards ever found. Art Viking, Viking Life, Viking Knit, Ancient Vikings, Norse Vikings, Viking Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Rome Antique, Carolingian

The Cuerdale Hoard is more than 8,600 items: silver coins, English and Carolingian jewellery, hacksilver and ingots. Discovered 1840 Lancashire, England. From Viking kingdoms of England; the other two portions are of Alfred's Wessex and from Byzantine, Scandinavian, Islamic, Papal, North Italian and Carolingian.

Viking age Thor´s hammer silver pendant, near Uppsala, Sweden. Ancient Vikings, Norse Vikings, Norse People, Mjolnir Pendant, Heroic Age, Viking Reenactment, Historical Artifacts, Viking Age, Iron Age

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Terslev Hoard The silver hoard from Terslev in Zealand contains kg of silver, including 1751 coins. 1708 of the coins are of Arab origin. The latest-dated coin is from the year 944 and the hoard was buried in the second half of the tenth century. Medieval Jewelry, Viking Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Viking Rings, Prehistoric Period, Norse People, Silver Ingot, Germanic Tribes

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Find out about Danish prehistory. Read about famous finds such as the Egtved Girl, the Sun Chariot, the Gundestrup Cauldron and the woman from Huldremose. Also learn about the Danish Middle Ages, the Renaissance period and the period of German occupation.

маммен дания: Detail of tablet-woven armband decoration from Mammen grave (National Museu. Viking Garb, Viking Reenactment, Viking Dress, Vikings Time, Norse Vikings, Lucet, Textiles, Tablet Weaving Patterns, Viking Clothing

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Detail of tablet-woven armband decoration from Mammen grave (National Museum of Denmark)

Another amazing hoard. This site has absolutely stunning high resolution photos too. Vikings Live, Norse People, Viking Culture, Viking Age, Iron Age, Dark Ages, High Resolution Photos, Mythology, Jewelery

Another amazing hoard. This site has absolutely stunning high resolution photos too. Wow!!!!!