RARE VIKING PROTECTIVE BROOCH 10th-11th CENTURY AD
Bronze, 1 5/8” diameter of slightly domed form. Broadband with line edged hound’s tooth bands scalloped motif with triple dots at each cusp. Slotted for the captive cross pin. Worn in multiples attached to leather or heavy wool jerkins, this example is easily capable of absorbing a sword blow without failure. Large iconic representative of these protective dress accessories. Surface textured from burial and professionally refurbished with the pure silver surface restored Suspended from a Sterling silver neck chain for modern wear. Gift boxed with certificate of authenticity.
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