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An ancient sunken city has been found off the Egyptian coast and its treasures uncovered by French underwater archaeologist Franck Goddio.

An ancient sunken city has been found off the Egyptian coast and its treasures uncovered by French underwater archaeologist Franck Goddio.

The Franks Casket -a small box of carved whalebone produced by Viking craftsmen in Northumbria at the end of the 7th cent. A.D. The lid and sides have runic inscriptions, and the motifs carved with scenes both from Norse and Classical mythology and Christianity, including the tale of Weland Smith, the Adoration of the Magi, a sacrifice to Óðinn, the discovery of Romulus and Remus with the wolves and the image of a Viking archer named Egill (whose story, unfortunately is now lost).

The Franks Casket -a small box of carved whalebone produced by Viking craftsmen in Northumbria at the end of the 7th cent. A.D. The lid and sides have runic inscriptions, and the motifs carved with scenes both from Norse and Classical mythology and Christianity, including the tale of Weland Smith, the Adoration of the Magi, a sacrifice to Óðinn, the discovery of Romulus and Remus with the wolves and the image of a Viking archer named Egill (whose story, unfortunately is now lost).

Franks Casket   This carved whalebone casket was made by Viking craftsmen working in Northumbria ca. the late 7th cent. A.D.

Franks Casket This carved whalebone casket was made by Viking craftsmen working in Northumbria ca. the late 7th cent. A.D.

British Museum - The Franks Casket - other end view (Auzon Casket) - Anglo-Saxon, first half of the 8th century AD  Northumbria, England    Scenes from Roman, Jewish, Christian and Germanic tradition    http://www.britishmuseum.org/explore/highlights/highlight_objects/pe_mla/t/the_franks_casket.aspx

British Museum - The Franks Casket - other end view (Auzon Casket) - Anglo-Saxon, first half of the 8th century AD Northumbria, England Scenes from Roman, Jewish, Christian and Germanic tradition http://www.britishmuseum.org/explore/highlights/highlight_objects/pe_mla/t/the_franks_casket.aspx

basilique saint julien de brioude - Google Search

basilique saint julien de brioude - Google Search

basilique saint julien de brioude - Google Search

basilique saint julien de brioude - Google Search

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