Browsing the "Swords" Tag

Viking sword found in Iceland

September 30th, 2016 | by Admin

A 1,000-year-old Viking sword has been found in southern Iceland. “It was just lying there, waiting to be picked up,” [&hellip


Sword tip found at the Alamo

September 7th, 2016 | by Admin

The tip of a sword made in France has been found at the Alamo’s south gate. The artifact is believed [&hellip


Hiker discovers Viking sword in Norway

November 12th, 2015 | by Admin

A hiker taking a little break discovered a 1,200-year-old Viking sword in southern Norway. “The sword was found in very [&hellip


Bronze Age weapons found in Scotland

November 6th, 2015 | by Admin

3,000-year-old swords and spearheads have been found on the Isle of Coll in Scotland. Jill Harden, RSPB Scotland Reserves Archaeologist, [&hellip


Viking sword found in Norway

July 30th, 2015 | by Admin

A sword dating to the late Viking Age has been uncovered from a burial in southern Norway. The sword must [&hellip


Army enlisted to help x-ray sword

December 9th, 2014 | by Admin

Archaeologists have turned to the army for help in x-raying an Anglo-Saxon sword that is too large for their usual [&hellip



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