VIKING WEDDING RING, 10TH-11TH CENTURY AD, S 9 1/2
Size 9 ½. Gilt bronze. 4.6mm width broadband engraved in three bands with the center in a transverse or ladder pattern flanked by angled or hatched bands. Interestingly, the outer bands are angled to match rather than being mirror-imaged as is more intuitive. Surface textured from burial. Professionally refurbished with the 24karat gold overlay restored, Gift boxed with a certification of authenticity.