Viking Box brooch made of partially gilt bronze, covered with silver and gold decorated with niello, filigree, and granulation. Martens Grotlingbo, Gotland, Sweden, eleventh century. Statens Historiska Museum, Stockholm. #VikingBrooch #VonGiesbrechtJewels

Viking Box brooch made of partially gilt bronze, covered with silver and gold…

Rune stone, Skramsta, Uppland, Sweden

Rune stone in Skråmsta. The inscription says: "Saxe had these memorials made in memory of Est, his fader, and Torgunn (in memory of) her son.

A Viking jewellery treasure found in Grötlingbo parish on Gotland, Sweden. The big box brooch is decorated with gold leaf, the heavy arm rings feature elegant stamped ornamentation. On a wrapped bangle there are finger rings in gold and silver.

A Viking jewellery treasure found in Grötlingbo parish on Gotland, Sweden. The big box brooch is decorated with gold leaf, the heavy arm rings feature elegant stamped ornamentation. On a wrapped bangle there are finger rings in gold and silver.

A Viking jewellery treasure found in Grötlingbo parish on Gotland, Sweden. The big box brooch is decorated with gold leaf, the heavy arm rings feature elegant stamped ornamentation. On a wrapped bangle there are finger rings in gold and silver.

Bangles, cuffs, and a small decorative box from Gotland. Love the wavy pattern…

The Stenkvista runestone in Södermanland, Sweden, shows Thor's hammer instead of a cross

This area was 'Norway and Sweden way back.) The Stenkvista runestone in Södermanland, Sweden, shows Thor's hammer instead of a cross. Only two such runestones are known.

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Rune stone dr 284 of the hunnestad monument in lund sweden 2008 - Warg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Sweden/Sverige

Runestone at Växjö cathedral. Translation:"Tyke - Tyke Viking - erected this stone in memory of Gunnar, Grim's son. May God help his soul.

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