Birka Traders: Viking Tweezers, 10th century, Birka, 900-1000AD Working tweezers, complete with suspension loop. Waller's Type 31, with anthropomorphic head. Length approx. 9.5 cm, not including loop. Iron arms, brass grip/head.
Pendant. Shows the characteristic helmet of the Vendel and early Viking period, with the raised eyebrow guards and the beak on the forehead. Country of Origin: Sweden. Culture: Viking. Date/Period: 10th C. Place of Origin: Ostergotland. Material Size: silver. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ Statens Historiska Museum, Stockholm . Location: 18.