Helm of Awe Pendant-Viking symbol of Protection, Aegishjalmer
The Helm of Awe, Old Norse Ægishjálmr, pronounced “EYE-gis-hiowlm-er” is believed to be one of the most mysterious and powerful symbols in Norse mythology. It was worn or in some cases carved onto the foreheads of warriors in battle rendering them invincible against their enemies. May it give you similar protection in all aspects of your life.
The copper pendants are all 3mm thick.
The small diamond is about 20mm length a side and the large diamond is about 30mm length a side.
The circular copper helm of awe pendant is approx 28mm diameter.
The large Bronze pendant is a limited edition and measures approx 35mm diameter and is 1.5mm thick.
No two are the same. The photographs above are an example only. As all items are made to order we will on request send you photographs of your item prior to dispatch for your approval. This item comes with an adjustable length neck cord with velvet gift bag, a certificate explaining the meaning behind the symbology and a care leaflet.
Cleansed and blessed for strength, health, and protection from the Old Norse Gods and the Viking Ancestors, by the North Sea at Tynemouth, Northumberland, England at the site of the invasion of Northumbria in 875 AD by Halfdene, first King of the Kingdom of Jorvik (York).
Unless otherwise stated your piece will come coated in a tough invisible transparent lacquer to protect the finish however over time and depending on how its treated this coating may break down. As such, depending on your body chemistry and atmospheric conditions this piece may leave a harmless greenish deposit on the skin. This is easily washed off and can be minimized by keeping it clean and dry or lacquering/waxing it yourself.
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