Viking Protective Brooch Necklace, 10th Century AD
Silvered bronze, over 1 1/8" diameter. 3.8mm width band with scrolling foliage forming a wreath. Notched for its cross pin. Surface textured from burial. Professionally refurbished with the pure silver overlay restored, on a modern Sterling silver mounted polished leather neck cord. Jewelry gift boxed with certification of authenticity. Rare motif.