'The Last Viking' Display

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Title

'The Last Viking' Display

Subject

Belt, children’s literature, children, child, literature, juvenile, education, display, display case, James Foley, horned helmet, Norman Jorgensen, The Last Viking, Perth, ship, State Library of Western Australia, statuette, Viking, WA, warrior, Western Australia

Description

A digital photograph of popular Viking items in a display case at the State Library of Western Australia. The display advertises a book signing session by Norman Jorgensen for his 2011 children’s book The Last Viking, illustrated by James Foley. The case includes a full size (unhistorical) horned helmet and leather belt featuring a ship on its silver buckle, as well as a statuette of a Viking warrior. The book is displayed behind the helmet. Other entries on The Last Viking can be found on this website.

Creator

McLeod, Shane

Date

22 August 2011

Rights

No Copyright

Format

Digital Photograph; JPEG

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Original Format

Digital Photograph; JPEG

Files

Citation

“'The Last Viking' Display,” Medievalism in Australian Cultural Memory, accessed December 16, 2019, http://ausmed.arts.uwa.edu.au/items/show/524.