Folk Costume and Kantele (traditional plucked string instrument of the zither family native to Finland, Estonia, and Karelia)
Oseberg Snake Design Kantele
Kokle Latvian Swastika motif
Nazi SS leader Heinrich Himmler was enthusiastic about the kantele, a traditional Finnish stringed instrument. German music researcher Fritz Bose played for him, and the kantele was given to Himmler, who immediately ordered ten more for the SS.