GOOD VIKING HEART PENDANT NECKLACE, 9th-10th CENTURY AD
Charm size over 3/8” (0.43) ” height plus the loop. Made by the open mold technique. Fully developed form with cusped top and domed face with a trefoil. The heart stood for bravery, fortitude, loyalty, integrity, all attributes of the Viking warrior. It is abundantly referenced in Viking literature. Excellent. Professionally refurbished with the silver overlay restored and on modern Sterling silver neck chain for contemporary wear. Gift boxed with a certificate of authenticity.