Pewter Viking Shield Pendant
Both Viking men and women wore jewellery, to clearly display wealth and status, as well as for decoration or to fasten to clothing. Viking jewellery developed into intricate and masterful artistry, using techniques such as filigree and repose.
This pewter Viking Shield pendant is supplied on a silver chain. The information on the reverse of the large fold-over card describes how and why the Vikings wore jewellery, and the techniques used to make it.