Over 7/8” height. Elongated form with rounded border and pierced trefoil motif encased in broad border. The foliate trefoil was a very popular motif for Viking hearts. 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 restored for contemporary wear. Gift boxed with a certificate of authenticity.