VIKING HEART PENDANT NECKLACE C.850-1050 AD
Gilt bronze. Large opened heart just under 1" in height. Textured from burial and professionally refurbished with the gold surface restored and mounted on a modern gilt neck chain for contemporary wear. The heart stood for bravery, fortitude, loyalty, integrity, all attributes of the Viking warrior. It is abundantly referenced in Viking literature. Gift boxed with certificate of authenticity.