Bag handles

Dear readers,

let me present the text about bag handles (bag frames or bag closures) from Haithabu. Below the first picture, you can find the original German text and English and Czech translations. In the end of the post, you can find the table that we prepared for you and that maps Scandinavian bag handles.

Correct reconstruction of Haithabu bag. Made by Monika Baráková.


The original text, “Taschenbügel aus Haithabu”


English translation, with more pictures


Czech translation of the English version


Table mapping Scandinavian bag handles. Made by Tomáš Cajthaml.