Iron Thor's hammer from Birka (During the Viking Age, Birka on the island of Björkö in Sweden, was an important trading center which handled goods from Scandinavia as well as Central and Eastern Europe and the Orient.
(It would be kinda spooky to walk down this hallway at night, specially in the winter with the leafless trees out the windows.) dark and light - black and white - darkness and sunlight - hallway, windows - rustic home
This is the best surviving example of Antico’s Spinario – a boy pulling a thorn from his foot – which takes as its starting point a long-celebrated bronze figure, executed in the century BC and now, as in Antico’s day, to be admired in Rome
his rondavel is maintained well but does not have the outside painted or finished with a decorative finish. This picture was taken by Rich Tracy in a rural village in Lesotho. No copyrights to this picture are reserved.