Who are the Vikings?
We have a huge collection of Viking Jewelry: Viking necklaces, Viking bracelet, Viking ring & Viking wedding rings, Mjolnir necklace … and more for Viking lovers. So we need to provide some information here about Viking.
Viking is the name used for the explorers, traders, warriors, pirates from Scandinavian peninsula, (territory of Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Iceland and Finland of Northern Europe). nowadays) in the Late Stone Age.
People often refer to the Vikings as mobile warriors on boats or pirates, but they are also good farmers and merchants. Viking pirates sailed across Europe and the North Atlantic on longboats, raided looting and conquered most of the rich areas of Europe, then settled in captured lands… The Viking era began around the end of the 8th century and lasted until the middle of the 11th century.
One of the first Viking expeditions, recorded in Anglo-Saxon history, was the invasion of the island of Portland, near the British district of Dorset, in 787. June 793, the Saxon recorded a monastic attack on Lindisfarne Island (also known as Holy Island) in eastern England. Over the next 200 years, European history was flooded with records of Viking pirates and their raids.
The Vikings invaded and established colonies in many lands. They had invaded the Anglo-Saxon kingdom and occupied much of the west and north of England and the whole of Ireland, leaving much influence on the coastal regions of Ireland and Scotland. They also invaded the kingdoms of the Iberian Peninsula, France, the Baltic States, and Russia. At the same time, the Vikings explored uninhabited islands in the North Sea such as Greenland, Iceland or the Faroe Islands.
What are viking jewelry you ask? A few words about the history, making, and meaning of the words.
You can find impressive Viking-themed jewelry such as Thor’s hammers, Valknut and Vegvisir. In addition to these, many of the jewelry shows the power animals bear and wolf. The selection includes necklaces, wristbands, earrings, razors, and rings. Most of the jewelry is made of stainless steel, but there is also silver jewelry.