Viking pendant featuring the Helm Of Awe (Aegishjalmur) symbol in both sides. Handcrafted in solid bronze with a creative and detailed design.
This stylish Viking pendant depicts the Helm of Awe symbol and knotwork in both sides. Small Triquetras can be seen in both cutting edges. Helm of Awe symbol was used to protect warriors in battle and induce fear to their enemies. Helm Of Awe or Aegishjalmr also makes its appearance in the Icelandic grimoires believed to have magical effects.
- Design & Type: Viking Axe Pendant With Aegishjalmur
- Gender: Can be worn by Men and Women
- 100% Handmade
- Double-sided pendant
- Material: Bronze
- Size: 3,7 cm to 2,5 cm
- Delivered in a free pouch
- Includes a 55cm leather cord in dark brown or black color
Handcrafted in great detail featuring battle symbol Helm Of Awe
Vikings used axes as their main weapons in battle but also for woodcutting and other purposes. A famous type of Viking axes is the "bearded axe". The bearded axe has its characteristic extended cutting edge providing a wide cutting surface while lowers the weight of the axe. A good example is the bearded axe found in Gotland which dates to the Iron Age.