Crossing Boundaries – Insular metalwork in Viking-Age Scandinavia

There are relatively large quantities of ‘Insular’ (ie. from the various political kingdoms of the British Isles) decorative metalwork found in 'Viking Age' Scandinavia, especially (although not exclusively) in funerary contexts. This has been broadly noted for some time, starting with the simple cataloging of ‘Insular’ items by Petersen (1940), Bakka (1965), and indeed in … Continue reading Crossing Boundaries – Insular metalwork in Viking-Age Scandinavia