4 Solid Metal Viking Figures Perfect for any fan of the Ancient Vikings, military buff, fan of metal toy soldiers. From about A.D. 800 to 1050, Viking warriors in longships sailed across the oceans in search of land, slaves, gold and other riches. They set sail from their homes in Denmark, Norway and Sweden and raided across Europe, Russia and the Mediterranean. The Vikings were bold explorers. Braving the stormy Atlantic Ocean they discovered Iceland and Greenland and even reached North America. By A.D. 886 the Vikings had secured half of England. The 4cm tall figures are packaged in a full colour box with an image of a Viking village scene on the front and a battle scene on the back. With a superb colour presentation box, this is a great item. A collectable to keep! This would make a lovely gift or treat for yourself.