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This exquisite historical Viking age knife was probably made from a cut-down sax blade. The blade is pattern welded, and the fittings, shown in more detail to the left and right, are magnificent. The grip is in the form of a bird, with decorations incised into the wood and bronze making up the grip. The total length of the knife is 31cm (12.5in). X-ray images show that the tang is quite short.

Saxes, like any other Viking age weapons, were valuable. When they were damaged or worn, the iron was repurposed, and used for some other tool or weapon. This exquisite historical Viking age knife was probably made from a cut-down sax blade.

Vikings Infographic. I'm a little wary of posting an infographic from the History Channel, notorious for rarely doing its history homework, not to mention all its ancient alien programming posing as real science, and they should have done spellcheck first, but...

I& a little wary of posting an infographic from the History Channel, notorious for rarely doing its history homework, not to mention all its ancient alien programming posing as real science, and they should have done spellcheck first

L'Anse aux Meadows is an archaeological site on the northernmost tip of Newfoundland. Discovered in 1960, it is the only known site of a Norse or Viking village in Canada, and in North America outside of Greenland. The UNESCO World Heritage Site highlights Viking life in North America.

L'Anse aux Meadows, Newfoundland, Canada - an archaeological site on the northernmost tip of Newfoundland discovered in It is the only known site of a Norse or Viking village in North America outside of Greenland.

Viking Life... The tree of life from Norse mythology. Art for our house maybe?                                                                                                                                                     More

Viking Drinking Horn Vessels and Accessories

Celtic Tree of Life - Amazing! I have no idea how I would quilt this -- maybe appliqué for the tree, and Celtic knot appliqué for the roots.

Swedish Viking toy horse.  - It's obvious, judging from the children's toys, that the horse played a large part in the Vikings' life. - Vikings became even more adept as cavalrymen than seafarers.

- It's obvious, judging from the children's toys, that the horse played a large part in the Vikings' life. - Vikings became adept as cavalrymen as well as seafarers.

Love this. Ok so I want a Viking tat. My ancestors were Vikings and since they just discovered that the women were the fighters too a tat like this would be pretty tight. Maybe back of calves.

Altar by Cristina McAllister The first piece in her new Altars Series, which explores the idea that all faiths spring from the same Source, sharing their core values and offering valuable insights to all humanity.

Inside the Chieftain's Hall at the Rosala Viking Center, Finland.

Inside the Chieftain's Hall at the Rosala Viking Center, Finland.

Inguz, viking symbol means "where there is a will, there is a way" I found this symbol one day, forgot wha it meant and I have been looking for it forever! Finally found out yay!(:

Geometric Tattoo – Inguz, viking symbol means 'where there is a will, there is a way' I f…

Vikings' crystal clear method of navigation - image 2 - life - 31 January 2011 - New Scientist

What Vikings Knew About The Sky That You Don't

The sky above us is more complicated than it looks. As the sun moves across the sky, it creates a complicated pattern of polarized light. The Vikings could even use this phenomenon to navigate (so do bees, for the record). Are you gonna say they're wrong?

I have no problem with going out the same way. http://papasteves.com

Viking logic: I came into this world kicking and screaming while covered in someone else's blood. I have no problem with going out the same way.

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