A friend and I visited a new farm, which resulted in some beautiful Viking artifacts, some of them must be considered as art even at the time they were made.
The film contains far more finds than I have posted pictures of, partly because I do not want to post pictures of my friend's finds, but...
Metaldetecting in north of Norway (North of the Arctic Circle). Using XP-Deus.
Bad weather means some wind noise, sorry for that.
Cob 2 reales. Philip III, 1578 - 1621 (Spain)
S (Seal matriks for) † Tord † Kellson
In the film I say that the coin is by King Olav Kyrre, but it is from his father King Olav Hardrade 1046-1066.
The needle I think is Russian from the early 1800s after the discovery of Russian coins and seals, could it be a form of Fabri's egg?
23 silver coins in the potato field, 4 of them were older in 1650 and are delivered to the museum as required by law in Norway. The 19 coins I can keep are from the years between 1650 and 1809.
Archbishop Olav Engelbregtsson 1523-1537 (Norway)
King Hans 1481-1513 (Denmark)
Pictures and movies from my last trip, from a little while ago, because of exams I have not been able to post them until now. It became a special find rich trip with several artifacts from the Viking Age and many 16-1700's silver coins.
Part of a buckle...
made an incredible surface find that I have to share with you. It is an early 1800's jewelry in gold, shaped like seal matrix. weight is 18.9 grams. I also find a Viking-time ax and weight-weight as well as some silver coins.
Was a great day again, with varying weather, from wind, sun, rain and snow.
Find of Viking Age sword pommel, part of relief brooch from year 400-500, silver coins. And a silver ring that probably belonged to a German soldier, the hallmarks says 830S, Norway and 1940