VIKING HEART PENDANT 9th-10th CENTURY AD
VIKING HEART PENDANT 9th-10th CENTURY AD
VIKING HEART PENDANT 9th-10th CENTURY AD

VIKING HEART PENDANT 9th-10th CENTURY AD

JNS1393

Regular price $210.00 Sale

Gilt bronze, over 1” height. Fully evolved form with cusped top. The shoulders of scrolling foliage form and the base with tear shaped center. Particularly crisply delineated. For Vikings the heart stood for bravery, fortitude, loyalty and integrity, all attributes of the warrior. It is said that Hrungnir, with whom Thor dueled (assisted by a sorceress), had a heart of stone. Professionally refurbished with the gold overlay restored.