VIKING LUNAR PENDANT. 9TH CENTURY AD.
VIKING LUNAR PENDANT. 9TH CENTURY AD.

VIKING LUNAR PENDANT. 9TH CENTURY AD.

A1312

Regular price $195.00 Sale

Silvered bronze, over 1” height with thick ridged crescent moon. The terminals with ball finials representing Sol the sun and Mani the Moon, conjoined here. Suspended from an integral banded column similar to earlier Roman pendants. Hollow back. As expert navigators, the constellations signified mystery and power to Vikings. Lunar pendants were worn as pectorals as well as suspended from belts, other clothing and horse harnesses. Professionally refurbished with the silver overlay restored on sterling silver neck chain for contemporary wear. Gift boxed with certificate of authenticity.