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Realms Of Gold The Novel: Harrogate Hoard: Viking Gold The hoard was found by…

Realms Of Gold The Novel: Harrogate Hoard: Viking Gold The hoard was found by father and son David and Andrew Whelan while metal detecting near Harrogate in David described the find as a "ball covered with mud".

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Viking inlaid Axe Head- British Museum, 1000-1050 AD

Viking inlaid Axe Head- British Museum, AD Same form as Native American tomahawks (pipe tomahawks)

Viking age / Vikings were prone to vanity, even when on raids, as indicated by…

Historical Artefact Iron battle axe with gold inlay in the Scandinavian Ringerike style of the century. The axe was found at Botnhamn in northen Norway.

Date: 6th–7th century Culture: Frankish Medium:

Date: century Culture: Frankish Medium: Silver, gold foil, glass paste, filigree wire Dimensions: Overall: x x in. x x cm) bezel: x in. x cm) Classification: Metalwork-Silver

Date: first half 6th century Culture: Frankish Medium: Silver-gilt, garnets with patterned foil backings. Dimensions: Overall: 1 7/16 x 1/4 in. (3.6 x 0.6 cm) Classification: Metalwork-Silver

Disk Brooch Date: first half century Culture: Frankish Medium: Silver-gilt, garnets with patterned foil backings. x cm) Classification: Metalwork-Silver Credit Line: Gift of J.