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Brooch from a Viking grave, 9th century. Artist: Unknown
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Viking runestone with a ship and the eight-legged horse Sleipnir, 8th century. Artist: Unknown
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The Academician's' animal head-post from the Oseburg Viking ship burial, 9th century. Artist: Unknown
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Viking cross-slab showing the story of Sigurd. Artist: Unknown
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Circular Viking gold brooch from Denmark, 9th century. Artist: Unknown
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Tapestry fragment showing a Viking horseman. Artist: Unknown
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Viking silver cup from Jelling, 10th century Artist: Unknown
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Massive silver Viking bracelet, 10th century. Artist: Unknown
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Viking gilded bronze dress fastener, 9th century. Artist: Unknown
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Panel of the Gundestrup cauldron.
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Norse chessman (Warder:Castle:Rook), Isle of Lewis, Scotland. Artist: Unknown
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Two Viking period swords. Artist: Unknown
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Vitlycke is one of the largest surfaces of rock carvings in the whole of Scandinavia.
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Helmet from a Vendel boat grave.
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Model of the Oseberg Ship.
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Silver Viking 'Thor's Hammer' amulet, 9th century Artist: Unknown
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Scandinavian imitation of the Long Cross penny of Ethelred II.
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Coins, mainly Byzantine and Islamic - part of Viking treasure found in burials which illustrate theextent of Viking travels.
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The Oseberg Ship.
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Illustration from the collection of Icelandic sagas, the Flateyjarbok.
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Stave church carving with a scene from the story of Sigurd.
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Three-ringed collar with filigree granulation and carved figures.
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Viking longships under sail. Artist: Albert Sebille
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Smith's mould for casting both Christian crosses and Thor's hammers.
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Pair of gold brooches.
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Bridle mount.
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Comb decorated with a human and animal head.
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Detail of a carving from a stave church portal illustrating the story of Sigurd.
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Stave church at Fagusnes, Borgund.
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Silver-mounted rock-crystal sphere, a pendant from a necklace.
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Arm ring, terminating in dragon-heads.
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Detail of a carved funerary stone.
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Bird-like mask used as a mount for the top of a staff.
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The Gokstad Ship.
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A Knight - The Lewis Chessmen, (Norwegian?), c1150-c1200. Artist: Unknown
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" The so-called ""Sigurd's Helmet"".
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Arm-ring.
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A Norse ship incised on a piece of wood.
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Pendant representing a Valkyrieoffering a horn.
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Head of a Viking warrior, c9th-11th century. Artist: Unknown
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Memorial picture stone decorated with whorls symbolising the sun and vignettes from the hunt.
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Viking ceremonial fork, Sweden. Artist: Werner Forman
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Page from the Codex Regius, Iceland, late 13th century. Artist: Werner Forman
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Detail of an animal head on the Mammen horse-collar, Viking, Jutland, Denmark. Artist: Werner Forman
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Viking amber head, Denmark. Artist: Werner Forman
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Viking silver arm ring and gold brooch, Hornelund, Denmark, 10th century. Artist: Werner Forman
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Fierce human mask carved on the side of the Oseberg cart, Viking, Norway, c850. Artist: Werner Forman
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Gold bracteate, Viking, Migration period, c300-700. Artist: Werner Forman
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Silver pennies of William I. Artist: Unknown
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Cast lead-alloy disc brooch. Artist: Unknown
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Anthropomorpic figure from a copper hoard, probably used as a cult object.
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Alfred the Great (849-899), Anglo-Saxon king of Wessex from 871, 885 (1864). Artist: Unknown
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The Lewis Chessmen, (Norwegian?), c1150-c1200. Artist: Unknown
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Viking leather boot, 10th century. Artist: Unknown
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