Original Medieval Furniture and Woodenware Making

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Figurine, probably a chessman which may represent Thor. Country of Origin: Denmark. Culture: Viking. Date/Period: Viking Age. Place of Origin: Feddet, East Zealand. Material Size: amber. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ National Museum, Copenhagen . Location: 13.

Amber Figurine, probably a chessman which may represent Thor. Country of Origin: Denmark. Date/Period: Viking Age. Place of Origin: Feddet, East Zealand.

Dziekanowice, Poland - West Slavs - fragment of Slavic amber jewellery

A place for historical and archaeological resources about the West Slavs (Słowianie Zachodni).

Miniature Thor’s hammer - Amber. Representing Thor’s hammer “Mjölnir”. Björkö, Adelsö, Uppland, Sweden.  SHM 35000 Viking.

Miniature Thor’s hammer - Amber. Representing Thor’s hammer “Mjölnir”. Björkö, Adelsö, Uppland, Sweden. SHM 35000 Viking.

https://flic.kr/p/btYr4x | Miniature axe | Miniature axe. Amber. Björkö, Adelsö, Uppland, Sweden. SHM 35000 See also kulturarvsdata.se/shm/object/html/914277

https://flic.kr/p/btYr4x | Miniature axe | Miniature axe. Amber. Björkö, Adelsö, Uppland, Sweden. SHM 35000 See also kulturarvsdata.se/shm/object/html/914277

Amber Thor's Hammars from Poland. From the collections of the Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology Polish Academy of Sciences (Centre for Medieval Archaeology of the Baltic Region). Photo by Leszek Gardeła. Used by permission of the autor.

Scandinavian Amulets in Viking Age Poland - Medieval Histories

Viking age miniature axe head made of amber, Gotland, Sweden. From the exhibition "We call them Vikings" produced by The Swedish History Museum. Amber, the reddish-gold fossilized tree resin found along the Baltic shoreline, was highly prized in the East and became a mainstay of Scandinavian trade.

Object from the exhibition We call them Vikings produced by The Swedish History Museum

Amber Thors hammer   8th Century CE. Wolin, Poland

Norse Art An amulet carved from amber. Found at Wolin, Poland. Amber goods such as this one were made for export to Scandinavia and other locations. Photograph copyright by Muzeum Narodowe, Szczecin, Poland.

Viking Glass Co. Glass Honey Amber Pressed Glass Bud Vase

Viking Glass Co. Glass Honey Amber Pressed Glass Bud Vase

Viking age miniature axe head made of amber, Björkö, Sweden. From the exhibition "We call them Vikings" produced by The Swedish History Museum.

Object from the exhibition We call them Vikings produced by The Swedish History Museum Miniature axe Amber Björkö, Adelsö, Uppland, Sweden.

Viking spoon/ Six double-ended spoons, all made of iron with tin plating, were found at Coppergate in an area where it appeared that plated iron objects were made.

Before ‘The Viking Dig’, clues about what it was like to live in JORVIK were few and far between.