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VIKING SILVER LUNAR PENDANT

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Ca.900 AD. Interesting wearable Viking Silver Lunar Pendant representing the Moon crescent. In Norse Mythology the constellations signified mystery and power. The Moon was personified as "Mani", brother to "Sol" the Sun. Lunar pendants were usually worn as pectorals as well as suspended from belts, other clothing and horse harnesses. It has a uniform surface. Good Condition; Wearable; Size: 30mm; 1.18in; 2gr; Provenance: Important London collection of Ancient art; formed in 1970s then passed by descent, All Items sold by Pax Romana Auctions come with professional Certificate of Authenticity.
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VIKING SILVER LUNAR PENDANT

Estimate £100 - £200Sep 29, 2019
Starting Price £5
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