Anglo-Scandinavian Viking Silver Cross Pendant

Anglo-Scandinavian Viking Silver Cross Pendant

Code: 11068

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This is an Anglo Scandinavian silver cross pendant, dating to the 10th - 11th century A.D.  This piece was likely worn by a newly Christianized Viking or taken as plunder from a Saxon. It is in excellent condition with a nice dark patina. Originally this cross was found in Europe but came as part of a collection purchased in Oxfordshire. 

OBJECT: Cross pendant

CULTURE: Viking

DATE: c. 10th - 11th century A.D.

MATERIAL: Silver

SIZE: 34mm (with hanger 43mm) x 6mm x 1mm

WEIGHT: 3.49 grams

PROVENANCE: Formerly the property of an Oxfordshire collector.