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This display shows pieces of amber and beads made from amber that were found in Fishamble Street, Dublin

Amber Thor's hammer from Hedeby. It is currently exhibited in the Viking Museum Haithabu.

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Beads and gaming pieces of amber, some unfinished. Found in Ribe. Details about the exhibition can be found at

This amber cat was found at Birka in Sweden. It is about 3cm long and looks like a sitting cat.

The Viking Hoard from Lejre, Denmark
An essay about the tenth-century hoard found out Lejre, Denmark. The article links to a more detailed pdf in Danish about the hoard.

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Soapstone amulets found in excavations of a house and marketplace in Ribe, as well as an amber axe. Details about the exhibition can be found at
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