Danish vikings

Lagertha was, according to legend, a Danish Viking shieldmaiden from what is now Norway, and the onetime wife of the famous Viking Ragnar Lodbrok. Her tale, as recorded by the chronicler Saxo in the 12th century, may be a reflection of tales about Þorgerðr Hölgabrúðr, a Norse deity. Her name as recorded by Saxo, Lathgertha, is likely a Latinization of the Old Norse Hlaðgerðr (Hladgerd).

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Wool viking coat and hangerock in dark blue. Also linen underdress, turtle brooches and trefoil brooch. From the Jelling Dragon. This ensemble is so cute I almost want to do some Viking stuff.

Rorik danish viking of Dorestad - Wikipedia, ruled over most of friesland between 841 and 873. he ruled over the danish viking kingdom of dorestad, (which lasted from 850-885)his lands after his death in 882 were given to danish viking godfrid

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Famous Danish Vikings | THE ANGLO-SAXON HUSCARLS | The Deadliest Blogger: Military History ...

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The Hoard From Hornelund -- Discovered near Varde -- 2nd Half 10th Century -- Danish -- Contains two clothes brooches & an arm ring of gold. The two brooches are the finest from the Danish Viking Age.

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