Early medieval Bronze Viking Mythological 'Fafnir' Dragon Pendant - (1)

Description
Early medieval Bronze Viking Mythological 'Fafnir' Dragon Pendant - (1)
9th - 11th century AD

Viking bronze mythological S-shaped pendant with the terminals decorated as dragon heads, possibly the Dragon Fafnir. The zoomorphic pendant is strung on a leather cord with clasp (included).

Total length: ± 44 cm
Height: 29,3 mm (excluding suspension loop)

Good solid condition, strung on modern cord. Signs of wear consistent with age and use. See images.

Shipping: registered and insured parcel.
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Purchased by the current owner at Dutch Antiques Fair in 2020.
The seller guarantees this piece is acquired in a legal manner. Related documents seen by Catawiki.

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Lot details
Culture
Early medieval
Material
Bronze
Number of objects
1
Object
Viking Mythological 'Fafnir' Dragon Pendant
Century/ Timeframe
9th - 11th century AD
Condition
Good Condition, See Photo
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