You are here
Home > Posts tagged "Norse"

Iron Age artifacts found at Norse settlement

A number of finds, including an Iron Age wheelhouse, are shedding light on life at the Norse settlement of Bornais, on the Scottish island of South Uist. The area has produced large numbers of finds, including what have been described as exotic items from abroad. Green marble from Greece, ivory from Greenland

What are Stone Age axes doing in Iron Age tombs?

Iron Age tombs have been found in Norway containing Stone Age artifacts, prompting archaeologists to ask how they got there. The researchers say that people back in the Iron Age had a conscious relationship to objects from earlier times that connected them to their past. "People probably considered old

Top