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Största vikingatida skatt | Historiska Museet

Största vikingatida skatt | Historiska Museet

The Viking Runes. The eldest runestones, inscribed with Norse runes, date from the 4th century. These were the Elder Futhark runes. However, the most of the runestones were created during the late Viking Age and thus inscribed with theYounger Futhark...

The Viking Runes. The eldest runestones, inscribed with Norse runes, date from the century. These were the Elder Futhark runes. However, the most of the runestones were created during the late Viking Age and thus inscribed with theYounger Futhark runes.

Recreations of Viking Age burials by re-enactment group Andrimners Hemtagare. These pictures are meant to illustrate what viking age graves MIGHT have looked like in Scandinavia at the time. They were originally taken to show their personal clothes, tools and utensils in preparation for a viking reenactment event.

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Amazing recreations of Viking burials by the reenactment group Andrimners Hemtagare

An Early Meal - a Viking Age Cookbook & Culinary Odyssey (I have seen good reviews from SCA members on this one.)

“An Early Meal - a Viking Age Cookbook & Culinary Odyssey” is more than just a Viking Age cookbook. It is a combination of a textbook on Viking Age culinary practices and mouthwatering recipes based on archaeological finds and experimental archaeology.

A Viking Age colour palette + bit of info on the dyes. And here's a text only page with a great list of dyes definitely and probably used: www.cs.vassar.edu... And some local colour variations, eg purple in Ireland.

A Viking Age colour palette + bit of info on the dyes. And here's a text only page with a great list of dyes definitely and probably used: www. And some local color variations, eg purple in Ireland.

INFOGRAPHIC: Exploring the Viking Age in Modern Norway #visitnorway #norway

The Norwegian Vikings! The remains of the biggest Viking ship in Norway was found at Nordfjordeid.

Colors, Dyestuffs, and Mordants of the Viking Age: An Introduction

normal range of British natural dye samples that could be obtainable by Vikings using firbog clubmoss in Viking dyeing sites. This plant naturally accretes alum in it's roots

The gold treasure from the Viking Age found on the Hoen farm in 1875. (Photo: Museum of Cultural History, Oldsakssamlingen) The Hoen Hoard was probably buried in the marsh between 875 and 900 AD

The gold treasure from the Viking Age found on the Hoen farm in (Photo: Museum of Cultural History, Oldsakssamlingen) The Hoen Treasure is the biggest finding of gold jewelry from the Viking era.

Nålebinding Techniques in the Viking Age This is a good site for basic nålebinding techniques.  http://www.cs.vassar.edu/~caprist/nalebind.html#

Nålebinding Techniques in the Viking Age - Carolyn Priest-Dorman © 2001 Carolyn Priest-Dorman

The Migration Period, Pre-Viking Age, and Viking Age in Estonia

Viking cloak pin - Migration Period, Pre-Viking Age, and Viking Age in Estonia

BOOK REVIEW - “Women in the Viking Age” by Judith Jesch: http://flhwnotesandreviews.com/2014/05/19/book-review-women-in-the-viking-age-by-judith-jesch/

Fishpond New Zealand, Women in the Viking Age by Judith Jesch. Buy Books online: Women in the Viking Age, ISBN Judith Jesch

Here's a device to add to your steampunk fiction: the chatelaine, a popular accessory from the 19th century. Part practicality, part fashion accessory, the chatelaine was the perfect way for women on the go to carry all of their tools.

Before the Swiss Army Knife, Victorian women wore ornate multitools

viking women's jewellery - here are brooches called 'tortoise' brooches because of their shape.

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