Link to very good webpage with i nstructions and background descriptions of several bands. Picture: Design inspired by Birka B12 and the narrow Mammen brocaded band
Birka Tablet woven by Rigani
Medieval trade routes
Adaptation of a Birka motif from http://www.shelaghlewins.com
Textiles found on the Oseberg Viking ships shown with tablet-weaving cards. Bygdøy, Oslo, Norway.
Detail of tablet-woven armband decoration from Mammen grave (National Museum of Denmark)
970 C.E., Mammen, Denmark. Fragments interpreted as the decorative ends of a cloak fastening band. Purple silk, stuffed with blue wool. Tablet braid in silk, gold and silver thread. Decorative panel in nalbinding with gold and silver thread.