VIKING HEART PENDANT C.900-1050 AD
Charm size. 5/8” height. Slightly domed section in the fully developed form. For Vikings the heart stood for bravery, fortitude, loyalty, integrity, all attributes of the warrior. It is said that Hrungnir, with whom Thor dueled (assisted by a sorceress), had a heart of stone. Professionally refurbished with gold overlay restored. Gift boxed with a certificate of authenticity.