viking: Objects found at Hedeby. See subsequent pin for a reconstructed pouch using a wooden piece in one of these shapes as a handle. reference on the wooden Hedeby Pouch Bag handles finds from " Die Holzfunde von Haithabu" by Florian Westphal
"Skjoldehamn Over Tunic" reconstruction of the marsh Skjoldehamn on the Norwegian island of Angoya. Viking era (probably Made of hand-sewn wool. Tunic has 4 wedges built into the back part so as not to hinder movement.