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A nit comb found on Henry VIII's Mary Rose, with preserved nits still in the comb.

Saved from the sea, the secret Tudor hoard of the Mary Rose on display for the first time

Creating a Digital Iron Age Environment---Recreating Uppsala Bit by Bit

A Digital Iron Age Environment – Recreating Uppsala Bit by Bit

This post will mostly be pictures, some of the replica, some of the  original Oseberg ship. The last post left a board steamed, bent fitted ...

This post will mostly be pictures, some of the replica, some of the original Oseberg ship. The last post left a board steamed, bent fitted .

Viking Hairstyles, Viking Art, Dna, Art History, Norway, Scandinavian, Warriors, Culture

THIS IS VIKING by ~Shikamaru-no-kage on deviantART

There is a little manipulation of the original Skyrim& wallpaper (a game that i think all of us are waiting for ! I did this because Vikings never had horns on their helm.

Bandages and syringe found on the wreck of the 'Mary Rose'. The urethral syringe was used for injecting mercury into the urethrae as a cure for syphilis. 16th century syringes were also used to irrigate wounds with wine.

10 Medical Tools You’re Glad Only Exist in Museums

Field bandages and a Syphilis syringue used to inject mercury to treat sexually transmitted diseases (all found on the ship Mary Rose wreck).

For years, researchers have puzzled over why Viking descendents abandoned Greenland in the late 15th century. But archaeologists now believe that economic and identity issues, rather than starvation and disease, drove them back to their ancestral homes. See also https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hvalsey

For years, researchers have puzzled over why Viking descendents abandoned Greenland in the late century. But archaeologists now believe that economic and identity issues, rather than starvation and disease, drove them back to their ancestral homes.

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Oseberg Replica Viking Ship, Norway Photographic Print by David Lomax

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m Fighter Chain shield helm spear (Obraz JPEG, 540 × 960 pikseli)

Trelleborg. Viking Urban Planning, around year 980.

Architecture: Trelleborg is six Viking Age circular forts, located in Denmark and the southern part of modern Sweden. Five of them have been dated to the reign of the Harold Bluetooth of Denmark. All trelleborgs have a strictly circular shape.

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Viking ship design: 1 - type snap ship 3 - Mast mount 4 - mount boards, 5 - Side openings for oars with hatches, 6 - paddle-board 7 - steering oar 8 - cross-section of the housing.