Scottish English, Scandinavian Architecture, Viking Age, Vikings, Spoons, Celtic, Historical Clothing, Middle Ages, Archaeology

Things like this now always remind me of How to Train Your Dragon. Ah, Berk.

Sweden, Island of Gotland, Visby ~ Detail from Viking carved rune stones in the Historical Museum of Gotland

The Vikings did not always set out with war in mind. Finds of large cargo ships and wealthy trading towns give a more nuanced picture of the period. It was a time in which trading in everything from slaves to silk and iron flourished. Finds of Arabic silv

Viking bowl, my paternal grandparents actually had an old one of these brought…

Scandinavian Architecture, Diorama Ideas

Viking Storage BasketsViking Event Storage by ThePracticalViking

"Viking Encampment Shelving unit" Uprights based on tent poles from Gokstad ship burial. Comes apart flat for transport. To replace the plastic white shelves we've got now.