Reconstructed Longhouse or Mead Hall

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Malene Thyssen
published on 07 January 2019

A reconstruction of a Viking longhouse or mead hall, the great hall of rulers and scene of Norse drinking parties or sumbl. This example, at the ring castle Fyrkat near Hobro, Denmark, is 28.5 metres long.

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Thyssen, M. (2019, January 07). Reconstructed Longhouse or Mead Hall. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9802/reconstructed-longhouse-or-mead-hall/

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Thyssen, Malene. "Reconstructed Longhouse or Mead Hall." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 07, 2019. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9802/reconstructed-longhouse-or-mead-hall/.

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Thyssen, Malene. "Reconstructed Longhouse or Mead Hall." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 07 Jan 2019. Web. 05 Feb 2023.

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