Education boy dealing with sword and shield, X century. According to the materials and ancient Scandinavian burials.
In Slavic mythology, there was a belief that the unborn child of a dead pregnant woman can become a werewolf. This happens when an animal passes over the grave of the pregnant women.
In Norse mythology, Sleipnir (Old Norse “slippy”or “the slipper”) is an eight-legged horse. Sleipnir is Odin’s steed, and is the child of Loki and Svaðilfari. He is described as the best of all horses, and is sometimes ridden to the location of Hel.
Northlanders - braided viking wife washing the blood from her warrior husbands shield, while she weeps. He is right behind her in ghostly shape before he goes off to Valhalla.
A Dublin Swedish viking attacking Irish warrior, via Flickr.
Ancient Warriors: The Irish- Warriors of the Emerald Isle Part 3
Vikings: been everywhere, tagged everywhere