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VIKING LUNAR/ASTROLOGICAL PENDANT 850-1050 AD

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Lot 0067
Gilt bronze, 13/16th of inch tall. As expert navigators, the constellations signified mystery and power to Vikings. The Moon was personified as Mani, brother to Sol the Sun, and is abundantly represented in Norse literature. Lunar pendants were worn as pectorals as well as suspended from belts, other clothing and horse harnesses. This example with the crescent moon tips closing together, an astronomical reference the specifics of which are now lost. Professionally refurbished with the gold overlay restored. Item ships one business day after payment.

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  • Condition

    Professionally refurbished with the gold overlay restored.

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    VIKING LUNAR/ASTROLOGICAL PENDANT 850-1050 AD

    Estimate $135 - $180Dec 06, 2017
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    New York, NY, USA