Borrestyle Fabelbeast, Silver
42 x 37 mm
Originally found in Hønsi, Norway
This pendant is a particular large item, compared to contemporary items.
The style is the elegant Borrestyle
Beautiful double beast pendant, of either wolf, bird or dragon.
Jewelry and riches were of high importance to the Vikings, and any warrior would display his wealth as armbands, bracelets, pendants and decorated belts and scabbards. Items such as this has been found in abundance throughout Northern Europe, along the trade-routes of both Norse and Rus Vikings.