VIKING HEART PENDANT NECKLACE 850-950 AD
Just over 5/8" height including the loop. Made by the open face mold method. Heart form with nubbed shoulders and of low rounded section. The field with an incised trefoil, a favorite decorative symbol for Vikings. The heart stood for bravery, fortitude, loyalty, integrity, all attributes of the Viking warrior. It is abundantly referenced in Viking literature. Professionally refurbished with the 24karat gold surface restored on a gilt neck chain. Gift boxed for with certificate of authenticity.