Viking Les Paul - Hutchinson Guitar Concepts. I could probably mimic this with some old barn wood, the metal I could forge. The tuning knobs are very inexpensive and clearly just darkened with ferric acid and buffed. The tone and volume dials on the body though... and the knots... tricky, but FUN.
Disc Brooches from Viking York. The prime function of these brooches was as dress fastenings. They were frequently made of base metals, as is the case with all those shown here, but they were often highly decorated.
Viking hoard provides new clues to 'previously unknown ruler'
A hoard of 1,000-year-old artefacts including more than 200 coins, ingots & pieces of silver jewellery, found buried in north Lancashire. The British Museum are examining the hoard after it was discovered in a lead pot by a metal detector enthusiast. The hoard buried at a time when the Anglo-Saxons were attempting to take control of the north of England from the Vikings. Contains Anglo-Saxon, Anglo-Viking, German & Islamic coins. 201 silver objects, 27 coins, buried 900AD.