This is a replica of a silver pendant found in a cremation grave in Sibble, Sôdermanland in Sweden. It is dated to Viking Age.
38 mm long
14 mm wide
around 12 grams
Also available in Bronze.
Our Viking Jewellery is handmade in Valhallas Silver workshop in Northern Ireland.
In Norse Mythology a Valkyrie is the one that choose who may die or stay alive in a battle. The Valkyries take the chosen one to an afterlife in Valhalla, ruled by the god Odin. The other half of the dead go with the goddess Freya afterlife field, Folkvangar.