Seller: sergii78 (144) 97.3%, Location: Kiev, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 232914097366 Battle Kisten , iron, Kievan Rus - Vikings 10 -13 century AD The is in good condition, cleaned of rust and covered with micro-wax.VERY - very rare. Weight - 440 grams.Length - 63,0 cm Norman theory of the founding of Rus' Norman theory (normality) - a direction in historiography, developing the concept that the name Kievan Rus in the period from IX to XI centuries. belonged to people from Scandinavia, who in Western Europe were called Normans. Over time, the concept of Rus spread to the territories controlled by the Normans (Kievan Rus), and then the local tribes inhabiting the territory. In the Russian and Soviet historiography, norminism is traditionally opposed to antinormanism. Supporters of normality include the Normans (Vikings of Scandinavian origin) to the founders of the first states of the Eastern Slavs: Novgorod, and then Kievan Rus. In fact, this follows the historiographical concept of the Tale of Bygone Years (the beginning of the 12th century), supplemented by the identification of the chronicled Varangians as Scandinavians-Normans. Around the ethnicity of the Varangians, the main disputes broke out, at times reinforced by political ideologization. Scandinavians themselves noted the abundance of fortified cities in Russia, dubbed it the "country of cities" - Gardarica. Viking units were often hired and sometimes Russian princes as professional combatants, providing them with isolated settlements. This practice continued until the Mongol invasion of Rus' In Staraya Ladoga Yaroslav Wise Earl sat Regnwald Ulvson.Vikings made trips down the river. Dnieper to the Black Sea, the so-called "Way from the Varangians to the Greeks================================================================================================ The earliest finds of weights from the knives used by the nomads of Eastern Europe are dated to the 8th century and belong to the Saltovo-Mayak culture. ======================================================== PLEASE,CHECK MY OTHER ITEMS - I DO COMBINE SHIPPING ! =====================================================================================================Shipping: After receiving payment I ship withing 3 business days! Delivery: International delivery takes 7-21 days (sometimes longer depending on the country)Payment: through PayPalReturn Policy: You may return the items within 30 days if you are not satisfied. Contact me through E-bay for return instructionsFeedback:Customer Satisfaction is my focus. For any reason you are not satisfied with your purchase let us know and we will put in our best effort to resolve the matter. I appreciate your Positive Feedback, and will do the same in return. Do not leave negative feedback without first communicating with me. Please allow max 2 business days for me to response.THANK YOU FOR VISIT TO MY STORE!wish you more interesting purchases! Condition: Battle Kisten , iron, Kievan Rus - Vikings 10 -13 century AD.The is in good condition, cleaned of rust and covered with micro-wax.VERY - very rare.