An extremely rare and attractive silver filigree boat-shaped pendant, Vikings of Gotland, c. 10th.-11th. century AD.
All genuine Viking silver items are rare, so is this elaborate silver pendant, once around the neck of a Viking warrior or a warriors wife.
The pendant is larger measuring c. 26 mm. in length.
A finely crafted pendant with filigree work, shaped as a boat and guilded. Superb quality Viking artwork, found at the now Swedish Island of Gotland and in a private collection for many years.
Condition: Superb! Very sharp item and with a fine old collection patina. The pendant still retains it's original guilding!