Viking Solid Gold Ring Circa 9th Century Ad
Viking solid gold ring A round-section gold hoop, plain at the base and expanding to form a decorative faux twist braided bezel. Weight 9.76 grams North Eastern Europe: Circa 10th century BC. Very well preserved; a wearable size. Internal diameter 19.6 mms: US ring size 9 3/4: UK ring size T. Special Reduced Price as part of a promotion: Held till 17th June.
During the Viking Age, men lived and died by their honor and great importance was paid to the idea of gifting. Finger rings were not merely ornamental for the Vikings, they were often used to cement bonds of loyalty between a lord and his warriors and followers. Bestowing such gifts was a demonstration of wealth and power. From a private collection; formed before 1980. Viking solid gold ring: Circa 9th century AD.
Were often used to cement bonds of loyalty between a lord and his warriors and followers. Proof of posting is obtained for all items (copy available on request). If it is possible, we will also send with tracking, but not all countries have this possibility; if in doubt, you are welcome to check with us. All items are guaranteed to be authentic, to date from the period stated, and to comply with the description provided, with no time restriction for return if not. Every item we sell is guaranteed to be authentic and to date from the period stated. Get images that make Supersized seem small. Tailor your auctions with Auctiva's. The item "Viking solid gold ring Circa 9th century AD" is in sale since Saturday, May 23, 2020.
- Type: Rings
- Culture: Viking
- Colour: Gold
- Material: Gold