Browsing the "Vikings" Tag

Viking coins found in Denmark

November 19th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

A cache of Viking-era coins have been found by a metal detectorist in Denmark. The discovery – which consists of

Hiker discovers Viking sword in Norway

November 12th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

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

Viking ring fortress set to be excavated

November 5th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists in Denmark are preparing to excavate a Viking ring fortress discovered last year by way of drone-technology. “The ring

Viking sword found in Norway

July 30th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

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

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