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Chasing Silver Jewelry

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Matthias Barkmann demonstrates the old craft of chasing. Artistic silver jewelry with typical ornaments from the Viking Age is created under his hands. Look over his shoulder as he drives elaborate patterns into the precious metal with a hammer and hallmark.

Particularly suitable for: Adults, families, teenagers, children
Moderation: Matthias Barkmann
Organizer: State Museums SH

Meeting point: The Viking Museum Haithabu consists of an exhibition house and an outdoor area with reconstructed Viking houses. The parking lot is near the exhibition house. To get from the parking lot to the reconstructed houses, you should plan a 20-minute walk.