ANCIENT VIKING HEART PENDANT NECKLACE, C.850-1050 AD
Classic heart form. Over 5/8” width. Broad edges with bottom nub. Trefoil in the field with scrolling top forming the cusp and the top conjoined with the diamond form bottom forming the trefoil, a favorite Viking form. The heart stood for bravery, fortitude, loyalty, integrity, all attributes of the Viking warrior. It is abundantly referenced in Viking literature. Professionally refurbished with the 24karat gold restored on a gilt neck chain for modern wear. Gift boxed with certificate of authenticity.