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Viking shield. I have a Old shield, but could not find the exact pic. It still has the leather strap they they used to hold it, it is attached on one end. My ex brother-inlaw brought it back from overseas while he was in the army.
Our knowledge about the arms and armour of the Viking age is based on archaeological finds, pictorial representation, and to some extent on the accounts in the Norse sagas andNorse laws recorded in the 13th century. According to custom, all free Norse men were required to own weapons and were permitted to carry them all the time.