Birka grave 977, band B8

The Swedish museum, Historiska museet, added more – high resolution – pictures of some of the Birka bands. Thanks to this we can now expand Agnes Geijer’s work and decipher more patterns. I hope they will never stop adding more and more high res photos ❤ The very tiny band from grave 977 with the pattern…

Tablet woven belt with B6 pattern

    My friend saw my small B6 band and asked if I could make her a woolen belt like that. It’s not for reenactment, that’s why it’s so wide. Pattern from grave 965 at Birka. It’s 2,5 meters long,