The plate from Szczecin, Poland

Dear visitors, welcome to the next article! This time I would like to draw your attention to a find that is – as far as I know – unique and has no closer parallels. The artefact that I would like to discuss in this article is the plate from Szczecin, Poland. The plate from Szczecin. Stanisławski […]

Lathed Tableware with Metal Brim

This short overview is an amendment to the article Drinking Vessels of Viking Norway. It contains specimens of a specific type of lathed wooden cups, plates, bowls and buckets that has the brim reinforced with metal clasps. From the distribution, it is clear such a tableware was quite popular in Early Medieval Northern, Central and Eastern Europe. […]

Drinking Vessels of Viking Norway

Thanks to Michael Caralps Robinson, whose persistence has no limits. Introduction Dear reader, rather than a complete list of Norwegian drinking vessels of Viking Age, this short article is a summary of types of small personal drinking vessels and the sources we can use for learning more. Before making any step further, I have to stress […]