:: The Vikings of Bjornstad ::
Historisk Museum
Museum of Cultural History, University of Oslo
Oslo, Norway - Summer, 2001
The Museum's Web site
The Oslo Historisk museum exhibits some of the most interesting Viking Age objects in the world.  The only helmet from the Viking period actually found in a Viking context is the Gjermundbu helmet; an unfortunately poor photo is included below.


Reproduction of pre-Viking Men's clothing.
Interesting tunic neckline.


Another angle

   


Swords!


Shield - with a small boss.
Axe heads, bosses, spear heads, swords.

   


More swords


Swords, belt fittings and cloak pins.
Note the "killed" sword at bottom left.

   


The Gjermundbu Helmet


Brooches - in gold and bronze

   


Viking gold


More Viking gold

   


Rangles - to keep the beasties away from your cart


Various tools


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