FINE VIKING LUNAR/ASTROLOGICAL PENDANT C.900-1050 AD
Silvered bronze, about 3/4” width. Crescent form, of low domed section. Made by the open face mold process. As expert navigators, the constellations signified mystery and power to Vikings They relied on astronomy to navigate and the heavenly bodies had supernatural significance. Professionally refurbished with the silver overlay restored on a modern sterling silver neck chain. Gift boxed with a certificate of authenticity.