:: 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



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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