Author: Greta Arwidsson
Publisher: Kungl. Vitterhets Historie Och Antikvitets Akademien
Category: Archaeology, Medieval
But the interesting shape and number of metal contacts in the area led to the
survey (serial 9) on the northern edge of the field. The Mastermyr Find It is
necessary to make a slight digression to examine one of the rare assemblages of
Author: Charles Jones
Category: Excavations (Archaeology)
The Mästermyr find raises several questions . One question is whether the chest
belonged to one man or if it was owned by a team of different craftsmen . Thålin -
Bergman is of the opinion that it belonged to a single craftsman , who was able ...
Author: Kristina Creutz
Category: Baltic Sea Region
The plane used for the lands was of a type that is also found in the Mästermyr
chest , as well as in other archaeological ... a hacksaw was used , found together
with the other implements needed for riveting in the Late Iron Age Mästermyr find
Author: Gunilla Larsson
Category: Civilization, Viking
The Mastermyr Find : A Viking Age Tool Chest from Gotland . ... The farmer found
it attached to a chain that was wrapped around a wooden chest full of tools . ...
There is a section on comparative material that helps to put the find in context .
Category: Art metal-work
The Mästermyr find , Gotland . Oak chest , chain , axe ... Hoo boat grave in
England , may , e . g . , be found in Sandwall ( 1980 ) . Significant studies of ... an
oak chest , full of tools , was excavated at Mästermyr , Gotland . Apparently the
Author: Vagn Fabritius Buchwald
Publisher: Kgl. Danske Videnskabernes Selskab
What happened on Gotland during this long time is worth considering for
instance when discussing the hoard deposition . ( Cf NAA 1982 / 390 ) . ( AA ) 8F
9F Sw NAA 1983 / 274 The Mästermyr find . A Viking Age tool chest from Gotland
FILES Files are often found in collections of smithing tools . They may have been
used to smooth away working marks on the surface , but also to reduce the
thickness of objects or to polish the steel layer of cutting edges . The Mästermyr
Author: Karin Calissendorff
Category: Iron age
Hans Eyvind Naess A Collection of Prehistoric Tools Greta Arwidsson and Gösta
Berg, The Mästermyr Find: A Viking Age Tool Chest from Gotland. Kungl.
Vitterhets Historie och Antikvitets Akademien. Stockholm 1983. 57 pages. 32
68 Examples of nailed chests of the period include two from the Oseberg ship as
well as the Mästermyr tool chest . 69 Coffin nails of 15 - 20mm in length were
found in the cemetery associated with the Viking fort at Fyrkat . 70 An adult grave
The 24in ( 61cm ) long hand saw from the late Viking Age Mästermyr find is the
best example , but it may well have been ... Concerning the Scandinavian
material , see o Crumlin - Pedersen , ' Wood Technology and Forest Resources
in the ...
Author: Robert Gardiner
8 and pritchel ( a pointed tool used for punching holes ) , have been found , at
Shakenoak , Thetford and Soham.58 From ... compares with the complete tool -
chests from the Viking age found in Morgedal , Norway , and Mästermyr , Gotland
Author: John Blair
Publisher: A&C Black
[M200] For older general surveys, see the “Nordisk kultur' series [UL 592:01.b.1.1
ff.] ... The Mästermyr find: a Viking age tool chest from Gotland (1983) [UL S592.b.
98.22] Weaponry For important surveys of swords found in the East, see (J40 ff.);
Author: Martin Syrett
metal file – similar to one excavated as part of the Mästermyr find in Sweden –
revealed that this was a process that would take twenty minutes or more of fairly
constant work, something that modern-day dentists argue would certainly have ...
Author: Sam Willis
Publisher: Atlantic Books
... carpenters ' tools occurred with agricultural implements , while a grave at Bryn
in Hordland , Norway , and a find at Halleby in Jutland have produced associated
groups of both smith ' s and carpenter ' s tools . The Mästermyr find is , however ...
Author: Peter Godfrey Foote
( see : ERDÉLYI 1967 and 1982 ) . ... 10 .g . for the Egyptian practice see :
LUCAS — HARRIS d.p.u. The Vogul Legend of Creation speaks about the use of
fish - glue ( LÁSZLÓ ... ARWIDSON , Greta - BERG , Gösta 1983 : The Mastermyr
York , as well as tool assemblages such as the Mastermyr find from Gotland , and
the Tjele collection from Denmark , it appears that smiths in certain areas were
versed in working both ferrous and non - ferrous metal at the same time .
Author: Michèle Hayeur Smith
Publisher: British Archaeological Reports Limited
Category: Social Science
See also J . D . Richards ( not the same person ) , Viking Age England ( Batsford /
English Heritage , London , 1991 ) , also his chapter ( 11 ) ... It is published in
English and is fully illustrated : G . Arwidsson and G . Berg , The Mästermyr Find .
Author: Francis Pryor
In the Migration period in Sweden they had axe or hoe - shaped bars which had
sockets , and similar axe - shaped bars in Slav lands ( Pleiner 1961 ) . The
Mastermyr find shows that there were long flat bars in Gotland and similar bars
Author: R. F. Tylecote
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Longman Limited
Category: Technology & Engineering