A photo of the Tollund Man, a body found in a Danish bog.Tollund Man, who was hanged with a leather cord and cast into a Danish bog, is housed at Denmark's Silkeborg Museum.  PHOTOGRAPH BY ROBERT CLARK, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Cast into northern European wetlands, bog bodies have long appeared as opaque to archaeologists as their dark and watery graves. But new clues are coming in the centuries-old mystery of their origins.  Over 500 Iron Age bog bodies and skeletons dating to between 800 B.C…

A photo of the Tollund Man, a body found in a Danish bog.Tollund Man, who was hanged with a leather cord and cast into a Danish bog, is housed at Denmark's Silkeborg Museum. PHOTOGRAPH BY ROBERT CLARK, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC Cast into northern European wetlands, bog bodies have long appeared as opaque to archaeologists as their dark and watery graves. But new clues are coming in the centuries-old mystery of their origins. Over 500 Iron Age bog bodies and skeletons dating to between 800 B.C…

The Tollund Man is unusually well-preserved

The Tollund Man is unusually well-preserved

Tollund Man - Iron Age "bog person" preserved for over 2,300 years - housed at the Silkeborg Museum, Denmark

Tollund Man

Tollund Man - Iron Age "bog person" preserved for over 2,300 years - housed at the Silkeborg Museum, Denmark

Tollund Man found in a bog at Aarhus, Denmark, circa 400-300 BC, wow amazing!

Tollund Man found in a bog at Aarhus, Denmark, circa 400-300 BC, wow amazing!

Time of Tollund man?Who was it?Was the Tollund Man a well respected man and maybe the father of a family?

Time of Tollund man?Who was it?Was the Tollund Man a well respected man and maybe the father of a family?

Watch a video of the Tollund Man

Watch a video of the Tollund Man

Tollund Men — Donar's Oak (Cassette)

Tollund Men - Donars Oak

Tollund Men — Donar's Oak (Cassette)

The Silkeborg Museum in Denmark to see the Tollund Man and the Elling Woman.

The Silkeborg Museum in Denmark to see the Tollund Man and the Elling Woman.

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