Medieval Novgorod Wooden Artifacts

Wonderful artifacts that are dated by dendrochronology (tree ring dating).


9 Man Morris game out of wood.



Carved wood.



Carved wood.



Wooden arrowheads 11 to 13th century.



Birch letter written in Old Russian. "I am bending my back, Smenka and Koremna. I came here to the village of Petrrevo. How would you receive me? What will you say to my master through me?"



Spoon



Bread stamp made out of wood



Carved wood



Carved wood



Carved bowl



Shoe Last from 12th to 14th century



Wood Comb



Wood comb



Fragment of a decorated wooden plate, 12th century.



Bow



Wooden School Board



Wooden frame for a wax tablet



Metal Stylus for wax tablets



Wooden Knives



Birch Bark Letter



Birch Bark drawing



Birch Bark letter



Wood stamp



Wood flute



Harp (Gooslee)



Harp (Gooslee)



Carved wooden plague decorated with a knot design



Wood rebec



Wood rebec



Wood rebec bow



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