Images: Viking Jewelry Revealed in Sparkling Photos

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Viking jewelry

Credit: Ole Kastholm/Roskilde Museum
Archaeologists excavating a Viking-age farm site at Vestervang, in Denmark, have uncovered several pieces of jewelry. This particular piece is made of…Read More »

copper alloy and shows an animal figure with a beadlike chain around its neck. Additionally three masked figures can also be seen. The object is about 2.9 inches in diameter and may have been worn as part of a necklace.    Less «
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