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VIKING PROTECTIVE BROOCH NECKLACE 10th-11th CENTURY AD

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Worn in numbers on the surface of the jerkin, these small metal brooches provided a measure of protection against sword cuts and, in fact, were a form of armor. See current Public Television programming for documentation of these in action. As protectors, they also held spiritual significance for the warrior. Over 1 1/8” diameter with rounded edges, flat front, and back. Professionally refurbished with the silver overlay restored, on a Sterling silver neck chain for contemporary wear. Gift boxed with a certificate of authenticity.

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    VIKING PROTECTIVE BROOCH NECKLACE 10th-11th CENTURY AD

    Estimate $130 - $160Jun 03, 2020
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