The Word "Allah" Has Been Found Written In Arabic Script On Ancient Viking Clothing

The Word "Allah" Has Been Found Written In Arabic Script On Ancient Viking Clothing

Vikings were known to pillage and roam, so it’s not all that surprising that they came into contact and traded with peoples from across Europe and parts of Western Asia. What is a little more baffling is the Arabic writing recently identified on 9th- and 10th-century burial costumes discovered in Scandinavia.   Extraordinarily, the textile fragments were found…

Islamic Writing Found On Viking Clothing

Islamic Writing Found On Viking Clothing

Vikings were known to pillage and roam, so it’s not all that surprising that they came into contact and traded with peoples from across Europe and parts of Western Asia. What is a little more baffling is the Arabic writing recently identified on 9th- and 10th-century burial costumes discovered in Scandinavia.   Extraordinarily, the textile fragments were found…

Strange Stone Tools Found Buried In Ancient Stream In Wales

Strange Stone Tools Found Buried In Ancient Stream In Wales

In the hilly land of northeast Wales in the UK, amateur archaeologists have come across a remarkable trove of stone tools that could date back as far as 4,500 years ago. The discovery was made over the summer by the Clwydian Range Archaeological Group (CRAG), a community-led team of archaeologists, around the hillsides between Moel…