Viking chieftain (10th century)
Viking leaders were elected from tribe members by the right of blood or an act of bravery.
viking, leader, ruler, king, fighter, Scandinavian, Middle Ages
- What was the most common material of Viking jewelry?
Typical settlements of the Norsemen were not only established in Scandinavia, they appeared on distant areas as well.
These excellent shipbuilders and sailors traveled great distances on the seas and rivers.
A wooden church built in the 12th-13th centuries, the best preserved of Norway´s stave churches.
Clothing reflects the lifestyle and culture of the given era and region.
Dreaded Germanic warriors spreading out from Northern Europe toward the south also threatened the Roman Empire.
African tribes have their own distinct cultures.
The best-known piece of the Hungarian Crown Jewels is the Holy Crown.