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Pre Viking Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 50 pictures in our Pre Viking collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


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One of the many symbols and themes that constantly recur in Swedish rock-carvings

One of the many symbols and themes that constantly recur in Swedish rock-carvings is that of the sun. The sun was obviously an important god and the sun wheel was carried on a cart at festivals. Country of Origin: Sweden. Culture: Pre-Viking. Date/Period: Boat-Axe Culture/Bronze Age. Place of Origin: Bohuslan Province. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ . Location: 15.

© Werner Forman Archive / Heritage-Images

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Picture stone with runic writing across the top

Picture stone with runic writing across the top. It has been suggested that the standing figure in the house is Odin. He is with Ermaneric, the Goth who killed his son for alleged adultery with Ermaneric's bride Svanhild, one of the myths about Odin sowing dissension amongst families. Country of Origin: Sweden. Culture: Pre-Viking. Date/Period: 11th C. Material Size: Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ Statens Historiska Museet, Stockholm . Location: 16.

© Werner Forman Archive / Heritage-Images

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Carved funerary stone, pre-Viking, Gotland, Sweden, 8th century. Artist: Werner Forman

Carved funerary stone, pre-Viking, Gotland, Sweden, 8th century. Top panel: Odin mounted on Sleipnir. On the left is Valholl (Valhalla), the Hall of the Slain. Middle panel: Viking ship. Bottom panel: Loki and his wife Sigyn, episodes from the tale of Wayland the Smith, Thor amd Hymir fishing for the Midgard snake. From the Statens Historiska Museet, Stockholm.

© Werner Forman Archive / Heritage-Images