ANCIENT VIKING HEART PENDANT NECKLACE, C.850-1050 AD
Classic heart form with cusped top and narrow raised border. 5/8” in height. The field as a full robust 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. Surface textured from burial. Professionally refurbished with the silver overlay restored, on a modern Sterling silver neck chain for contemporary wear. Gift boxed with certificate of authenticity.