Dragon Pendant with Norse Motifs, Antlers Hand Carved, with Celtic Spiral Pendant GIFT
Celtic Spiral Pendant GIFT Included (alpaca metal; size: 4 cm / 1.6 inches)
Drekar Viking Amulet, Dragon Pendant - moose antlers handmade art piece.
Dragons from the Northern sagas were very powerful. To us they appear to be the treacherous, strong and extremely mighty creatures.
The moose, deer antlers and wood were the most affordable raw materials used to carve and design ornate pieces. A common feature among Viking jewelry were animal designs taken from nature and Norse mythology. Bone jewellery was common among Viking men and women.
Size: 10 cm/ 3.94 inches
Material *: moose antlers. No animal has been injured, as moose drop their antlers from late March to mid-April. Due to their strength and durability since ancient times, the moose antlers were used in the manufacture of weapons and jewelry.
Creation time is 3-4 days from the date of purchase. As each amulet is hand-carved, some small details and sizes can slightly differ from the images in the photo.
Dragonships DRAGON = DRAKE (ON dreki – m.pl. drekar) Dragonships were large longships that had carved heads of dragons and other magical beings mounted on their stem. They were ships for chieftains and kings. The ship’s dragonhead was a visual message about the owner’s status.
* Recommendations for wear and storage: Avoid protracted heat (saunas, baths, direct sunlight), as well as contact with water and household chemicals.