Ancient History Encyclopedia has a new name!

We are now World History Encyclopedia to better reflect the breadth of our non-profit organization's mission. Learn More

Female Viking Warrior


Wanda Marcussen
published on 15 May 2019
Send to Google Classroom:

Viking burial finds consisting of different weapons and a female skeleton. Possibly a female warrior from the latter half of the 10th century CE. Exhibited at the Museum of Cultural History in Oslo, Norway.

Remove Ads


About the Author

Wanda Marcussen
Wanda has studied International Relations with specialization in History at The University of Oslo, and is currently studying for her Master's degree in Environmental History at Trinity College Dublin.

Cite This Work

APA Style

Marcussen, W. (2019, May 15). Female Viking Warrior. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

Chicago Style

Marcussen, Wanda. "Female Viking Warrior." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 15, 2019.

MLA Style

Marcussen, Wanda. "Female Viking Warrior." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 15 May 2019. Web. 11 Apr 2021.

Remove Ads


Support Us

We are a non-profit organization.

Our mission is to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide. Please support World History Encyclopedia Foundation. Thank you!