Swedish Dala Horse Viking Shield Necklace (Norse Sweden Horse Dala Scandinavia)

Description

Nicely detailed stylized sun shield with migration age designs to it flanked by two Dala horses above with SP chain.

The Dala horse is an ancient Swedish decoration believed to be associated Odin's horse Sleipnir. The Norse were also well know for there prowess on a horse and horse symbolism was heavy in carvings and house decorations. The amulet has both the styling of a shield and sun symbol, combined with the horse it creates a very Nordic bronze age sense of design.

A very cool and unique piece for your Viking collection. Unisex design.

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