GOOD VIKING HEART PENDANT C.9th-10th CENTURY AD.
Just under 3/4” height plus the loop. Made by the open mold technique. Fully developed form with cusped top and domed face. The heart stood for bravery, fortitude, loyalty, integrity, all attributes of the Viking warrior. It is abundantly referenced in Viking literature. Excellent. Professionally refurbished with the gold overlay restored and on modern polished leather neck cord for contemporary wear. Gift boxed with a certificate of authenticity