Þóra Sharptooth

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Þóra Sharptooth and Dofinn-Hallr Morrisson, A.S. XXX
Resides: Shire of Frosted Hills
Status: lightly active
Awards: Order of Precedence
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Civic persona

Þóra Sharptooth discovered the SCA in the Shire of Nydderdwhee, Kingdom of Atenveldt (now the Shire of Glaedenfeld, Kingdom of Meridies), in A.S. IX. Since A.S. XIII she has been a subject of the East Kingdom in the Shire of Frosted Hills. She has been a Viking since A.S. XX. She was a protegée of Master Arnoff Ragnarsson before he GAFIAted. Subsequently she apprenticed to Master Huginn Hrothgeirsson (in the feudal line of Merowald de Sylveaston) for 48 hours before becoming a third-generation research Laurel. She is a thegn of the court of Thorvald and Svava. She is a founding member of House Truestring and currently has one apprentice, Hon. Lady Oksana Goncharova who currently resides in the Barony of Bjornsborg, Ansteorra. She is a charter member of the Worshipful Company of Narrowworkers of the East Kingdom.

Historic persona

Þóra Sharptooth lives on a small stead not far outside the bustling, smelly city of Jorvík (York) in the Danelaw. The year is 950, and Eirikr Blodax is in charge.


Research and experimental archaeology; pre-1066 culture, especially but not limited to the Viking cultural context; early period materials science; textiles and textile technology, fiber arts; cooking, domestic arts, empirical chemistry; heraldry; metalwork; archery.

Offices Held

  • Copy Editor, Pikestaff, A&S Issue Pikestaff
  • Local A&S Minister
  • Event Autocrat
  • Chancellor, Hrim-Schola
  • Eldest Inhabitant (and keeper of the shire history), Shire of Frosted Hills