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Stave church at Fagusnes, Borgund.

Stave church at Fagusnes, Borgund.

2-560-264 - Werner Forman Archive/Heritage Images

          

Stave church at Fagusnes, Borgund. The stave churches are widely believed to have been modelled on pagan temples. Detail of the roof showing both crosses and dragon-heads protecting the church from pagan gods.Date/Period:1150 ADCulture:VikingCountry:Stave church at Fagusnes, Borgund. The stave churches are widely believed to have been modelled on pagan temples. Detail of the roof showing both crosses and dragon-heads protecting the church from pagan gods.


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