ANCIENT VIKING HEART PENDANT NECKLACE, C.850-1050 AD
Classic heart form. About 3/4” height total. Deeply domed form. Broadly rounded edge with a fully developed cusp at the top and the field with a well-delineated trefoil. 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 overlay restored on a gilt Sterling silver neck chain for contemporary wear. Gift boxed with certificate of authenticity.