Oval brooches with snips (scissors) hanging from Viking "knitted" chain. Note how the chain is attached to one brooch, but passes through a wire ring attached to the second brooch. Mystery of History Volume Lesson 40
Vikings were quite vain about their appearance. In fact, combs, tweezers, razors and ear spoons are among some of the most frequent artifacts from Viking Age excavations. These same excavations have also shown that the Vikings made soap.