logo
Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Log In
lots of lots
Welcome to the world's largest marketplace for fine art, antiques & collectibles.

Lot 0025R Details

Description
Northwestern Europe, Viking, ca. 8th to 11th century CE. Possibly the finest silver neck torque we have ever handled. Massive Viking silver ornament that would have fit only the largest of warriors. Heavy hammered six-sided silver tapering at each end stamped 74 times with a triangular form, each with 3 dots inside. This design is quite likely a special family mark that could not have been used by any other clan. A stunning torque! Size: 7" L x 8.25" W (17.8 cm x 21 cm), weighs 8.2 ounces (232 grams).

Provenance: Ex - Private UK collection

All items legal to buy/sell under U.S. Statute covering cultural patrimony Code 2600, CHAPTER 14, and are guaranteed to be as described or your money back.

A Certificate of Authenticity will accompany all winning bids.

We ship worldwide and handle all shipping in-house for your convenience.

#115399
Condition
Choice
Buyer's Premium
  • 22.5%

Massive Viking Silver Neck Torque - Stamped Designs

Estimate $7,000 - $9,000Jun 02, 2016
Starting Price $4,000
Shipping, Payment & Auction Policies
See Policy for Shipping
Ships fromBoulder County, CO, United States
placeholder

Artemis Gallery

badge TOP RATED
Boulder County, CO, USA
4,284 Followers