Browsing the "Vikings" Tag

Ring reveals Viking/Islamic contact

March 25th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

An engraved 9th century ring found in a Viking grave in Sweden is revealing contact between Vikings and the Islamic


Viking feasting hall found in Sweden

December 17th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists working in Sweden has located the foundation of a Viking feasting hall. The Aska barrow, where the hall has


Viking hoard found in Scotland

October 28th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

A metal-detectorist has uncovered a hoard of Viking artifacts in Scotland. Among the objects within the hoard is an early