Video: Viking sword was just "waiting to be picked up"

ICELAND  | 5. september | 15:24 
An important archeological discovery was made this weekend by a group of hunters in Iceland. They picked up a sword thought to be from the tenth century which was placed on a pagan grave at the beginning of Iceland's settlement.

Iceland Monitor videographer Hallur Már Hallsson was there this morning when the sword was presented to the Cultural Heritage Centre. 

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