Picture Of Head Post From The Viking Ship

Picture Of Head Post From The Viking Ship

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Head post from the ship used by Vikings.

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Museum of Cultural History, University of Oslo, Norway

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Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Netherlands

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