ANCIENT VIKING HEART PENDANT C.850-1050 AD
Iconic heart form with triple foliate motif. Foliate designs were favored by Vikings and incorporated into about half of heart pendants. ¾” height. 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 silver overlay restored and mounted on a sterling silver chain for contemporary wear. Gift boxed with certification of authenticity.