Slightly under 3/4" height plus the suspension loop. Elegant cusped naturalistic form of the domed section with a broadly rounded border and relief trefoil motif to the center. Hand engraved by a Viking artisan 1000 years ago! The heart stood for bravery, fortitude, loyalty, and integrity, all attributes of the Viking warrior. It is abundantly referenced in Viking literature. Mold made, the surface textured from burial. Professionally refurbished with the 24karat gold restored on a gilt Sterling silver 18” neck chain for contemporary wear. Gift boxed with a certificate of authenticity.