Anthropomorphic pendant. The Vikings, X century. Silver, gold plated.

put the design on paper, out line with paint that makes a raised line and then press design into molding materials Anthropomorphic pendant. The Vikings, X century.

Brooch in the Form of a Bird of Prey [Vendel; made in Scandinavia] (1991.308) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

This crouching bird of prey, usually identified as an eagle, is thought to represent Odin, the supreme god of war and battle in Nordic mythology. The design is an early example of the sort of animal motifs that become so important in Viking art.

Scandinavia's only silver figure of Freyja. Found at Tiss�.

Scandinavia, silver figure of Freyja. Found at Tissø. Photo credit - National Museum of Denmark

guldgubber portraying a man with a wrap-style jacket

Viking era thin gold plate "guldgubbe" portraying a man with a wrap-style jacket.

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