FINE VIKING HEART PENDANT C.850-1050 AD
Central trefoil design with medial nubs to the edge. Over ¾” width. Mild wear from burial including a piercing to the top left and some loss to the bottom right. 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.