VIKING COIL RING, 9TH-10TH CENTURY AD, SIZE 10 1/4
Gilt bronze, size 10 1/4. Unusual diamond section band in 1 1/2 full coils, to 4.6mm width, 3/16”. The coil or helix was a favorite form for Vikings and evidently held supernatural significance to them. Textured from burial. Sound wearable condition and professionally refurbished with the 24karat gold surface restored. Gift boxed with a certification of authenticity.