R-648 Norway late 800's, corresponding to JP 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 and 32 (Petersen 1928) Petersen (1928:30) interprets the animal motif to be from the Oseberg style. 38 brooches are found (10 of them were gold plated).
Scandinavian Cucumbers from Food.com: My mom used to make this in the summertime with cucumbers fresh from her garden. It became a family favorite. I use my mandoline to slice the veggies very thin. I hope you enjoy this cool summertime salad as much as we do! Cooking time is chilling time.