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>>793 Viking hersir
Subjecthersir sea raider
Culture: Scandinavian / Norse
Setting: Viking Age, northern Europe 8th-10thc
Objectspjot spear

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​* Jorvik Viking Centre
"Spearheads  The spear was the most common weapon in the Viking Age, used by both Anglo-Saxons and Vikings.  They contained relatively little iron, so were cheap to make.  The broader, heavier spearhead is designed for thrusting.  The longer, narrower spears could also be thrown."