Birka lunik pendant (lunula, lunitsa), Viking lunar pendant replica
Stunning and detailed lunula pendant (also called lunitsa, lunnitsa or lunik pendant), lunar amulet, replica of find from Birka, Sweden, Viking period. Elaborate granulation work makes it an eye-catching small piece of Viking art.
Lunula pendants are considered as a symbol of fertitility, female strength and luck.
Crescent shaped pendants like this one were often worn by Viking women simply on the chest or with other pendants and beads, all together forming impresive necklaces hanging from one tortoise brooch to another. This was the way to show off their husband's wealth and status. The last photo show an idea of such rich necklaces, other pendants are also available in our shop.
Offered in two options : bronze or sterling silver.
Size : 3,8cm x 3cm
Weight : 10,9
Offered in two options : sterling silver or bronze.
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