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.
Members of Uppsala Viking society in beautiful homemade authentic Viking clothing and accessories. Uppsala, Sweden, (Oh. I didn't know there was a viking society in Uppsala!
Vendel Helmet -- Excavated from Grave I at Vendel, Uppland, Sweden.
“Vidfamne”, a full-scale copy of a Viking ship found in Ale Township, north of Gothenburg, in The 16 m long ship was probably used by tradesmen. The original ship is on display in City Museum of Gothenburg.(Picture from ale.
Gotland ball, Viking crystal ball pendant, handmade in silver and rock crystal. The wolfchain is designed by Stig Nielsen. The wolf is said to be an important animal for the vikings, symbolizing protection.
Varangian Guard (Vikings serving in Byzantium)
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- 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.