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VIKING SUNWHEEL RUNIC CROSS Antiqued Brass Double Faced Amulet Pendant Necklace

$29.95 - $37.95

A sun cross or wheel cross, an equilateral cross inside a circle, is frequently found in the symbolism of prehistoric cultures, particularly during the Neolithic to Bronze Age periods. The actual significance of these symbols in the prehistoric period is not known, but from their ubiquity and apparent importance the symbols have been adopted in various schools of Neopaganism, esotericism and occultism.

In the prehistoric religion of Bronze Age Europe, crosses in circles appear frequently on artifacts identified as cult items.

A Nordic Viking symbol known as the Nordmannenkreuz, this sunwheel cross epitomizes the unity and strength of the berserkers from the north country. The wild hordes raged on their conquests to the south with incredible brutality. This gruesome myth arose about the North Country, which spread like wildfire throughout the world at large, sealed the Scandinavian plunderers divine strength and invincibility.

In Wicca and other Neopagan religions the sun cross most commonly represents the sun and the four quadrants the wheel of the year, i.e. the four seasonal cycles of the year.

This heavy high quality antiqued brass plated (over a lead and nickel free base metal) VIKING SUNWHEEL CROSS measures approximately 50 x 50 mm, features a double faced design, faces of Odin, and comes on your choice of a 20", 24" or 28" heavy weight antiqued bronze chain fitted with lobster claw clasp.

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A sun cross or wheel cross, an equilateral cross inside a circle, is frequently found in the symbolism of prehistoric cultures, particularly during the Neolithic to Bronze Age periods. The actual significance of these symbols in the prehistoric period is not known, but from their ubiquity and apparent importance the symbols have been adopted in various schools of Neopaganism, esotericism and occultism.

In the prehistoric religion of Bronze Age Europe, crosses in circles appear frequently on artifacts identified as cult items.

A Nordic Viking symbol known as the Nordmannenkreuz, this sunwheel cross epitomizes the unity and strength of the berserkers from the north country. The wild hordes raged on their conquests to the south with incredible brutality. This gruesome myth arose about the North Country, which spread like wildfire throughout the world at large, sealed the Scandinavian plunderers divine strength and invincibility.

In Wicca and other Neopagan religions the sun cross most commonly represents the sun and the four quadrants the wheel of the year, i.e. the four seasonal cycles of the year.

This heavy high quality antiqued brass plated (over a lead and nickel free base metal) VIKING SUNWHEEL CROSS measures approximately 50 x 50 mm, features a double faced design, faces of Odin, and comes on your choice of a 20", 24" or 28" heavy weight antiqued bronze chain fitted with lobster claw clasp.

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Weight: 0.50 LBS
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