Viking Protective Brooch, 10th Century AD
10th century AD. Silvered bronze, over 1 1/4" diameter, with scalloped outer edge. Each peak with a shallow depression or dimple, probably more prominent when first made and now worn. The rim notched for its cross pin which is intact. Surface textured from burial. Professionally refurbished with the silver overlay restored, on a modern Sterling silver neck chain. Jewelry gift boxed with a certification of authenticity. Rare motif. $9.95 shipping. 5 day return policy.