Dating famous man
The upper body was naked, but the lower body and legs were covered by a cloak made of a four-layered twill fabric and a fringed shawl.
These two articles of clothing are now on display at the National Museum of Denmark in Copenhagen.
His fingers had been so perfectly preserved in the bog that researchers were able to take his fingerprints, as with Old Croghan Man For some time, The Haraldskær Woman was thought to have been the Norwegian Queen Gunnhild, until carbon-14 dating proved she was much older.
The bodies have been most commonly found in the Northern European countries of Denmark, Germany, The Netherlands, the United Kingdom and Ireland.
Reports of bog bodies surfaced during the early 1700s.
This is a list of bog bodies in order of the country in which they were discovered.
Bog bodies, or bog people, are the naturally preserved corpses of humans and some animals recovered from peat bogs.