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Tune ship
Published July 7, 2016 04:17 PM

The Tune ship was probably a fast, sea-going vessel that could quickly transport people from one place to another.

tegning av Tuneskipet 1868
Published July 7, 2016 04:17 PM

The Tune ship was found in 1867 on the farm of Nedre Haugen on the island of Rolvsøy, near Fredrikstad. It was the first Viking ship to be excavated and is still one of the best preserved Viking ships in the world.

Published July 7, 2016 04:17 PM

In the grave the archaeologists found the remains of a man, three horses and several burial gifts. The man in the Tune grave must have been a person of importance.