FINE VIKING LUNAR PENDANT 9TH-10TH CENTURY

FINE VIKING LUNAR PENDANT 9TH-10TH CENTURY

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Regular price $275.00 Sale

Bronze, cast and chased with intricate detail as the crescent moon with expanded tips representing Sol and Mani, below a domed cone with raised edges and central diamond motif probably representing an astrological phenomenon with spiritual significance. The crescent with raised double edges. Viking worship involved the heavenly bodies on which they relied for guidance when sailing. Over 1 1/8” height. Fine detail and about as fine as they come. Excellent with the silver overlay restored, for modern wear on sterling silver neck chain. Gift boxed with certificate of authenticity.