A Viking age brooch from Birka, Sweden in the 10th century. The piece features three raised marten beast heads, representing wealth and prosperity. It‘s made of solid, high-quality jeweler’s brass that’s non-toxic and easy to polish. The large-gauge steel back pin is hand-forged and ideal for securing woven or knit fabrics, sweaters, cloaks and shawls.
1 1/2 inches in diameter
Birka grave no. Bj 108