From to and from to MOMU made excavations in the area around the river valley of Illerup Ådal, south of Aarhus. Here they discovered. Illerup Adal 11 and 12 (2 vols) by Marcin Biborski, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. One of the greatest accumulated finds of Roman military equipment ever has occurred in Denmark in the Illerup Adal near the town of Skanderborg. It was in this.

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The general understanding of these sacrificial weapons is that they were spoils of war and was thrown into the lake as an offering to the gods, but before the weapons was thrown in they were bent, broken or in other ways vandalised.

One thing is for sure and that is that the people of Jutland did fight against a bigger enemy.

Illerup Adal, Volumes : Claus Von Carnap-Bornheim :

Only one large deposit; early C1b: Other books in this series. Central Monumental Buildings v. Moesgaard Museum in Aarhus; Denmark. I have dealt with that in detail in another module.

Illerup is not an isolated phenomena and it makes you wonder even more about the lost connection between Denmark, Scandinavia and the Roman Empire. Moesgaard Museum MOMU in Aarhus is the largest archeological museum in Jutland, and here you can sdal some incredible findings from different time periods, ranging from fine bronze age jewelry to a journey through the Viking city of Aros, an older name for Aarhus. The picture below gives a taste treat.


Illerup Ådal – Wikipedia

Illerup Adal, Volumes The skeletal remains of hundreds of Iron Age warriors were found in andduring a large scale archaeological excavation carried out as project work by students of Aarhus University in what was likely a lake bed when the remains were placed there about 2, years ago.

The conditions were excellent illeru; a lot of artifacts including swords in near perfect conditions were found. Jade Und Kupfe Lutz Klassen.

Through the systematic analysis, registration and illerp of each individual item, it has been possible to track most of the weapons back to the independent Germania or to the Roman Empire.

Not to mention the Grauballe Man, who is one of the best preserved bog bodies in the world. Most swords were pattern welded, some displayed the aadal chevrons and palmette patterns.

Illerup Ådal

Around C3 – D1, i. Multivariate Archaeology Torsten Madsen. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Other volumes deal with spear illeeup lance points, personal belongings comb, tools, Islamic Remains in Bahrain Karen Frifelt. Landesmuseum Schleswig-Holstein in Schleswig, Germany.


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East of place C. The area was subsequently excavated from till and again in Here is what they look like:. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Illerup Swords with Special Patterns. Spear and lance points outnumberd everything by far; just like in Nydam or other places. Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions x x 84mm adaal, Dispatched from the UK in 10 business days When will my order arrive?

Illerup Adal 13 Xenia Pauli Jensen. It appears that the mostly young men came from Norway and were killed on illefup battle field, left to rot for a while, with the remains eventually “sacrificed”, i.