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VIKING SORCERER'S AMULET

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Lot 0063 Details

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850-1100 A.D. 1 1/8” length. Bronze, originally silvered, shaped as a duck’s foot and pierced. A burial at Viden Denmark contained the body of a woman of wealth and status buried with henbane seeds, which have hallucinogenic properties, and a wand as well as other objects. From these, it was concluded that she was a seeress or sorceress. The grave contained a necklace hung with three duck’s feet pendants very similar to this. This example professionally refurbished with the silver refreshed and on a sterling silver chain for modern wear

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    VIKING SORCERER'S AMULET

    Estimate $245 - $285Jul 17, 2016
    Starting Price $190
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