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Bronze figure with Horns, weapons and crossed sticks. Kungsängen, Uppland, Sweden. Iron Age

Ancient bronze figure compare to God Hermes because of the horns - found in Kungsängen in Sweden - figure has high horned hat and crossed sticks, Bronze Age - at the Historiska Museum, Stockholm

13th century, BCE. Winged figures are rare in the Hittite pantheon. A bronze and silver winged figure with a gold cap, kilt, and upturned shoes, holding a broken rod. The best reference for the figurine comes from the open-air sanctuary at Yazilikaya,  in central Anatolia, where images of the Hittite gods were carved in the rock walls of its natural chambers. According to an inscription of a similar figure, he would be  the god Pirinki/ar, a deity associated with the winged divinity Ishtar.

A Hittite bronze and silver winged figure with a gold cap, kilt, and upturned shoes, holding rod of Moses. Yazilikaya, in central Anatolia

Vogelhert Cave - 35,000 year old mammoth figurine made from ivory. It is one of the oldest pieces of art ever found.:

Vogelherd Cave, Vogelherdhöhlen - Year-Old Mammoth Figurine -- Length: 37 mm; Weight: grams -- Carved from mammoth ivory, this figurine is one of the oldest know pieces of individual artwork in the archaeological record.

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Norse Gods - Bronze statues of the Viking gods - Thor. It was debated whether it was Thor or a Christian relic.

Scandinavian Tortoise Fibula, ca. either Viking Era (AD VIII-XI) or Late Iron Age (AD XI-XIII). From a metal detecting find in northern Russia, "site of the 16th century village on the shores of Ladoga lake in Karelian Isthmus" [My note: Viking Age ~780 to ~1066 CE. Iron Age was prior to it. Not sure what dating system OP was using.]

Scandinavian Tortoise Fibula, ca. either Viking Era (AD VIII-XI) or Late Iron Age (AD XI-XIII). From a metal detecting find in northern Russia, "site of the century village on the shores of Ladoga lake in Karelian Isthmus"

Vikings:  Intertwining Dragon embellished on silver #Viking cup,  9th century CE. Jelling, Denmark.

Intertwining Dragon embellished on silver Viking cup century CE. Jelling, Denmark I've been to Jelling

King Sigurd "Snake Eye" Ragnarrson of Denmark b. 776, son of Ragnar Lodbrok and Lagertha "The Sheildmaiden". What set him apart was that he was born with the image of the ouroboros, a snake or dragon biting its own tail, encircling the pupil of his left eye. Ivar and his brothers avenge the death of their father killing King Ella of Northumbria  making the eagle cut in Aella's back, then all his ribs severed from the backbone with a sword, so that his lungs were pulled out. 37th G GRAND…

An illustration of Vikings on a boat - 10 Interesting Facts About the Vikings - Fun Facts for Kids

Viking dress pin of bronze. Grave find, Öland, Sweden. Object from the exhibition "We call them Vikings" produced by The Swedish History Museum.

Object from the exhibition We call them Vikings produced by The Swedish History Museum Dress pin Bronze Grave find, Södra Kvinneby, Stenåsa, Öland, Sweden.

Follow the Dragon up the tree for more Viking, Saxon, Roman and Celtic Living History.

Lore and Saga. The Living History Service for Education. Viking and Saxon Buildings

asatru-ingwaz:   Urnes Dragon Brooch Eleventh century Viking brooch with an Urnes style dragon design. From Vaga, Oppland, Norway. From the ...

asatru-ingwaz: ““ Urnes Dragon Brooch Eleventh century Viking brooch with an Urnes style dragon design. From Vaga, Oppland, Norway. From the collection at the British Museum, London.

18093 Religious figure Öland Köping Sweden Sverige Iron Age Viking era

18093 Religious figure Öland Köping Sweden Sverige Iron Age Viking era, via…

Scandinavia's only silver figure of Freyja. Found at Tiss�.

Silver figure of Freyja. The Goddess Freyja – seeress of the gods and seductress. Scandinavia's only silver figure of Freyja. Found at Tissø. Photo credit - National Museum of Denmark

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