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THOR, THUNDERSTONES & SEA URCHINS: The photo shows a small sea urchin fossil made into a pendant with bronze bands during the Viking Age. Metal hammers were not the only Thor-amulets! It was found at Lindholm Høje, a burial site used in the Iron Age & Viking Age. In the 1950s, 700 graves were discovered at the location that had been made between 400-1000 CE. Read about the connection between Thor & sea urchins at https://www.facebook.com/norsemythology/posts/849862715043398

irisharchaeology: “ A Viking Age amulet fashioned out of fossilised sea urchin and bronze, Lindholm, Denmark ”

Viking age / Finland / Kalvola

Viking era Festoon hanger (set of cast in 925 Silver, long by wide x thick a doc pic added for reference.

Alemannische Zierscheibe aus Bronze, 7. Jh. / Alemannic bronze ornamental disc, 7th century

Alemannische Zierscheibe aus Bronze, 7. Jh. / Alemannic bronze ornamental disc, 7th century

Celtic Gold Phalera with Cernunnos, 1st Century BC Cernunnos is the conventional name given in Celtic studies to depictions of the “horned god” of Celtic polytheism. The name itself is only attested once, on the 1st-century Pillar of the Boatmen, but depictions of a horned or antlered figure, often seated cross-legged and often associated with animals and holding or wearing torcs, are known from other instances.

Celtic Gold Phalera with Cernunnos, Century BCCernunnos is the conventional name given in Celtic studies to depictions of the “horned god” of Celtic polytheism. The name itself is only attested once, on the Pillar of the Boatmen, but.

Circe Artemis as a bell-shaped goddess with a double swastika flanked by long-necked birds, a comb pattern and a double axe. (Crete circa 90...

Circe Artemis as a bell-shaped goddess with a double swastika flanked by long-necked birds, a comb pattern and a double axe. (Crete circa 900 B.