It was the Vikings who founded Aalborg!

With its 700 graves in their stone settings and a later Iron Age and Viking settlement, "Lindholm Høje" is one of the most important remains from Danish antiquity. The grounds are open in daylight hours.
In a new and attractive way, the Viking Museum at Lindholm Høje shows how the people lived at that time.

The brooch is from the Later Viking Age. It illustrates a fable beeing and snake in figth.
The original brooch was found at Lindholm Høje. For more information about this place see this web site. In danish see Lindholm Høje.

The brooch is shown at Aalborg Historic museum. For more information look at its web site at this link..