ANCIENT VIKING HEART PENDANT C.850-1050 AD
7/8” height. Domed form with ridged border. Mild surface wear from burial with some loss to upper left edge. 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 gold overlay restored for contemporary wear. Gift boxed with certificate of authenticity.