VIKING HEART PENDANT C.900-1000 AD
VIKING HEART PENDANT C.900-1000 AD

VIKING HEART PENDANT C.900-1000 AD

FNS8020

Regular price $205.00 Sale

Early example of the fully evolved form with cusped top and near rounded sides. Slightly domed with large central trefoil motif, the upper members comprising the scrolled border terminal. Just over 3/4” height. The heart stood for bravery, fortitude, loyalty, integrity, all attributes of the Viking warrior. It is abundantly referenced in Viking literature. Surface lightly textured from burial and professionally refurbished with the gold restored for contemporary wear.