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Viking and Slavic portraits on Behance – Norse Mythology-Vikings-Tattoo Viking Armor, Viking Men, Viking Helmet, Viking Life, Medieval Armor, Medieval Fantasy, Larp Armor, Armadura Medieval, Les Runes

During long sea journeys, and battles, armor, chainmail, and helmets, did corrode. However, there were numerous methodes to remove the rust again, for instance by soaking the items in hot vinegar, and then polishing them with linseed oil.

Ancient silver beads from Hälsingland, Sweden worn by Vikings. Viking Clothing, Viking Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Beaded Jewelry, Viking Garb, Viking Reenactment, Viking Dress, Metal Beads

Viking silver beads from Tolsta/Torsta; Häsingtuna, Hälsingland, Sweden. (Historiska Museet)

“ The Mammen Style (c. 950 – Silver-inlaid axehead in the Mammen style, AD Bjerringhoj, Mammen, Jutland, Denmark. Photo: The National Museum of Denmark ” “ The Mammen style grew out of the. Viking Axe, Viking Sword, Historical Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Danish Vikings, Viking Reenactment, Germanic Tribes, Old Norse, Norse Vikings

Silver-inlaid axehead in the Mammen style, AD 900s. Bjerringhoj, Mammen, Jutland, Denmark.

A Century Pilgrim's Progress: More fabulous viking artifacts from the Historisk Museum Glasses Viking Life, Viking Art, Viking Reenactment, Viking Glass, Viking Culture, Medieval, Old Norse, Early Middle Ages, Archaeological Finds

More fabulous viking artifacts from the Historisk Museum

Just a few more photos from the Historisk Museum...of Viking artifacts including spindle whorls and weaving weights, swords, glass (amazing)...

Viking Age head-coverings – Ciar's Stitch in Time Viking Head, Viking Garb, Viking Reenactment, Viking Dress, Medieval Costume, Medieval Dress, Viking Ship, Norse Clothing, Medieval Clothing

Viking Age head-coverings

Post updated May 2015, May 2016, and April 2017 with additional pictures I have been thinking about head covering options for female Norse re-enactors quite a bit recently, and I have also seen several questions come up in various on-line conversations. Because there is very little concrete evidence in this area, there are a lot…

La Pintura y la Guerra. Sursumkorda in memoriam The Vikings, Norse Vikings, Viking House, Viking Life, Fantasy City, Fantasy Castle, Viking Village, Medieval, Old Norse

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Carved post from one of the Oseberg bed sets (there were five). The image can be found on page 173 of the website. Here is what is written about it: Motiv: Dyrehode på sengehesten; Gjenstand: Sengehest; Sted: Norge, Vestfold, Tønsberg, Oseberg, Jarlsberg Hovedgård, 161; Bestillingsnr: CfO0446; Museumsnummer: O1904_sengehest; Lisens: CC BY-NC 3.0 Viking Metal, Viking Art, Viking Ship, Viking House, Viking Life, Medieval Furniture, Gothic Furniture, Viking Knotwork, Viking Decor

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Carved post from one of the Oseberg bed sets (there were five). The image can be found on page 173 of the website. Here is what is written about it: Motiv: Dyrehode på sengehesten; Gjenstand: Sengehest; Sted: Norge, Vestfold, Tønsberg, Oseberg, Jarlsberg Hovedgård, 161; Bestillingsnr: CfO0446; Museumsnummer: O1904_sengehest; Lisens: CC BY-NC 3.0

Various everyday wear for a Viking-Age man. Worn is a leather belt suspending a… Viking Garb, Viking Reenactment, Viking Men, Viking Costume, Viking Warrior, Medieval Costume, Viking Clothing, Viking Jewelry, Historical Clothing

Various everyday wear for a Viking-Age man. Worn is a leather belt suspending a leather drawstring pouch (Haithabu find-based) for carrying money (coins, gold, silver, jewelry, beads), a bronze comb and Seax (not visible). Across one shoulder is a sword on an early-style baldric, across the other is a leather bag for carrying food, fire-starting kit, etc. A Mjölnir is worn around the neck, also based off a find from Haithabu. A leather costrel could sometimes also be worn for water…

Last Saturday we had a great visit to the Murton Park Viking Village which is on the site of the Yorkshire Museum of Farming just outside of York. Although we took lots of photos of wonderful old f… Farm Village, Viking Village, Medieval Houses, Medieval Life, Viking Reenactment, Viking Life, Robin, Fantasy Places, Yorkshire England

A Visit to Murton Park Viking Village

Last Saturday we had a great visit to the Murton Park Viking Village which is on the site of the Yorkshire Museum of Farming just outside of York. Although we took lots of photos of wonderful old farm machinery, this post is not about old farming methods on this occasion. Today I want to focus…

In April 2019 The Museum of Cultural History in Oslo, Norway opened its doors to the new exhibition VÍKINGR containing rich treasures and unique archaeological finds from the Viking Age (c. Viking Armor, Viking Sword, Viking Helmet, Arm Armor, Viking Age, Viking Ship, Norwegian Vikings, History Encyclopedia, Viking Jewelry

The Gjermundbu Helmet

The Gjermundbu Helmet is the best-preserved Viking helmet in the world. The helmet dates from the latter half of the 10th century CE. Exhibited at the Museum...

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