Explore Tollund Man, Book One Piece, and more!

Explore related topics

The Silkeborg Museum in Denmark to see the Tollund Man and the Elling Woman.

The Silkeborg Museum in Denmark to see the Tollund Man and the Elling Woman.

Hairstyle reconstruction of the Ellingkvinded bog body, which Approximates the braid found on Viking Age Valkyrie pendants. Click to read article.

Romantic Braids

Hairstyle reconstruction of the Ellingkvinded bog body, which Approximates the braid found on Viking Age Valkyrie pendants. Click to read article.

Time of Tollund man?Who was it?Was the Tollund Man a well respected man and maybe the father of a family?

Time of Tollund man?Who was it?Was the Tollund Man a well respected man and maybe the father of a family?

Tollund Man. This 2,400-year-old corpse is the world’s most famous bog body. Learn how scientists reconstructed his final hours.

Tollund Man. This 2,400-year-old corpse is the world’s most famous bog body. Learn how scientists reconstructed his final hours.

Clonycavan Man was discovered in Meath in February of 2003 after its remains dropped off of a peat cutting machine, reports the BBC. Most interesting about him is that his hair appeared to have a sort of hair gel in it, which slicked his hair up into a mohawk. The ingredients of the “gel” were traced back to either France or Spain. Judging by the deep wounds in his skull, Clonycavan Man appeared to have been brutally murdered, supposedly by an axe approximately 2300 years ago.

Clonycavan Man was discovered in Meath in February of 2003 after its remains dropped off of a peat cutting machine, reports the BBC. Most interesting about him is that his hair appeared to have a sort of hair gel in it, which slicked his hair up into a mohawk. The ingredients of the “gel” were traced back to either France or Spain. Judging by the deep wounds in his skull, Clonycavan Man appeared to have been brutally murdered, supposedly by an axe approximately 2300 years ago.

once again, there are some different fact about the tollund man in this site

once again, there are some different fact about the tollund man in this site

Danish Bog Man - I've seen him and other "bog people" excavated from the peat bogs.  Amazing that they were so well preserved... look at all that hair!

Danish Bog Man - I've seen him and other "bog people" excavated from the peat bogs. Amazing that they were so well preserved... look at all that hair!

Tollund Man - Iron Age "bog person" preserved for over 2,300 years in the peat bogs of Tollund, Denmark. It is thought he was hanged as part of a ritual sacrifice, possibly to appease the fertility gods.

Tollund Man

Tollund Man - Iron Age "bog person" preserved for over 2,300 years in the peat bogs of Tollund, Denmark. It is thought he was hanged as part of a ritual sacrifice, possibly to appease the fertility gods.

The Tollund man, shown above, is another fantastic example of what ancient Europeans may have looked like. This naturally mummified corpse was dressed only in a pointed cap and belt when discovered in a peat bog in Denmark in 1952. The Tollund Man is believed to be over 2000 year old from the Pre-Roman Iron Age in Scandinavia.

The Tollund man, shown above, is another fantastic example of what ancient Europeans may have looked like. This naturally mummified corpse was dressed only in a pointed cap and belt when discovered in a peat bog in Denmark in 1952. The Tollund Man is believed to be over 2000 year old from the Pre-Roman Iron Age in Scandinavia.

The Giant Turtle Archelon was a slow moving creature of the ancient seas during the Cretaceous (65 to 146 million years ago).  Some remains measure over 15 feet long.  Like many of today's turtles it ate jellyfish and expired drifting fish as well as plants, buried its eggs in sandy beaches, and may have lived more than 100 years.

The Giant Turtle Archelon was a slow moving creature of the ancient seas during the Cretaceous (65 to 146 million years ago). Some remains measure over 15 feet long. Like many of today's turtles it ate jellyfish and expired drifting fish as well as plants, buried its eggs in sandy beaches, and may have lived more than 100 years.

Pinterest
Search