11th century style Icelandic Brooch
11th century style Icelandic Brooch
11th century style Icelandic Brooch
Viking

11th century style Icelandic Brooch

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Brooch
A brooch in the socalled "Urnes" - style, from the middle of the 11th century. The brooch shows a big animal with its head to the right, curved neck and distinctive forefeet, and the belly ends in two tails. Two snakes wind around the neck and feet. The "Urnes" - style is the latest of ornamnetnal styles of the Viking era. The original in silver.
 
Actual size: 3cm width 
Metal sterling silver 925

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