The woman had a potential sword would in her skull
Face of 1,000-year-old Viking warrior woman with gruesome battle wound across her skull revealed

The confirmation that the Birka Warrior is a woman does more than just rearrange our assumptions, it shows us that when we have women archeologists and historians, we’re allowing different assumptions to seed and grow.


Women’s History Month: Birka Warrior — Wine and Cheese (Doodles)