Posament Reconstructions

Metal braids and knots from Birka. Norse - Viking - Spiral silver - drawn silver - drawn gold - spiral gold - Instructions - directions - materials
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Wallet Birka Bj 750 (Sweden)
a woman in a red shirt wearing a beaded necklace and a white headband
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a white headband on top of a brown fur
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Add that perfect finishing touch to your Norse clothing! Spiral silver knotwork based on the finds from the graves at Birka can be used to decorate accessories, cuffs, or hats. This loop-in-loop knot pattern is based on knotwork found in grave 944. The wire is a tin and silver (4%) alloy wound round a fiber core. Each knot in this trim is made of 0.3 mm spiral wire. This piece is 72 cm long and is handmade in the US. This may be split into smaller pieces (for example, for cuffs), at a loss ...
there is a ruler with a piece of tape on it next to a small pin
Posament Reconstructions
P17 with L scale
a piece of gold colored metal wire on a black surface with a knot in the middle
Posament Reconstructions
P17 crop
a black and white framed photo with numbers on the front, and an image of bears
Posament Reconstructions
How to Determine Posament Knot Sizes Recreations of an Example of Each Posament Knot How to Determine Posament Knot Sizes In order to make the spiral Birka posaments, the only truly necessary item …
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Posament Reconstructions
P20 with L scale
there is a measuring tape and a pair of scissors
Posament Reconstructions
P21 with L scale
some type of crochet pattern on a black board with white trimmings
Posament Reconstructions
How to Determine Posament Knot Sizes Recreations of an Example of Each Posament Knot How to Determine Posament Knot Sizes In order to make the spiral Birka posaments, the only truly necessary item …
a chalkboard with crochet designs on it and some buttons in the middle
Posament Reconstructions
How to Determine Posament Knot Sizes Recreations of an Example of Each Posament Knot How to Determine Posament Knot Sizes In order to make the spiral Birka posaments, the only truly necessary item …
four silver spirals on a black background
Posaments
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