Ancient Viking Scandinavian Gold Axe Amulet/Pendant Circa 11th Century

Ancient Viking Scandinavian Gold Axe Amulet/Pendant Circa 11th Century

Viking Ring ~ Ancient bronze spirals curl around the finger for this interesting design. This is actually really similar to my engagement ring...

Viking Ring ~ Ancient bronze spirals curl around the finger for this interesting design. This is actually really similar to my engagement ring...

Norse symbols it says, although I am learning not to believe every descriptor I find, so I will at some point when I stop pinning actually research the facts...

Norse symbols it says, although I am learning not to believe every descriptor I find, so I will at some point when I stop pinning actually research the facts...

Ancient Viking Craftsman door. 900 yrs old? Now THAT'S QUALITY!!!

Ancient Viking Craftsman door. 900 yrs old? Now THAT'S QUALITY!!!

GENETIC BOUNDARIES: 'A pioneering study into [Britain's] genetic heritage ... shows that up to 40 per cent of [British] DNA may be from Germanic ancestors, and not the Vikings, thanks to the Anglo-Saxon migrations in 450-600AD. The project, carried out by Oxford University, is particularly interesting because it would seem that this genetic make-up bears out those old traditions and clichés about how [people] relate to each other. So the age-old rivalries between Devon and Cornwall – take…

Ancient boundaries are the strongest

GENETIC BOUNDARIES: 'A pioneering study into [Britain's] genetic heritage ... shows that up to 40 per cent of [British] DNA may be from Germanic ancestors, and not the Vikings, thanks to the Anglo-Saxon migrations in 450-600AD. The project, carried out by Oxford University, is particularly interesting because it would seem that this genetic make-up bears out those old traditions and clichés about how [people] relate to each other. So the age-old rivalries between Devon and Cornwall – take…

Cutaway picture of a Viking house...the door is in the wrong place, for a typical Viking longhouse the door should be off center on one of the long walls.

Cutaway picture of a Viking house...the door is in the wrong place, for a typical Viking longhouse the door should be off center on one of the long walls.

Pinterest
Search