Jelling Dragon Keyring

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This keyring has two dragons in the Jelling Viking art style intertwined on the pendant and had the option of two different clasps which can be used.

 There are three dragons primarily represented in Norse mythology, Nidhogg (or Nidhoggr), Jormungand (or Jormungandr), and Fafnir.

Nidhogg, according to the Voluspa, is a dragon that lives under the roots of Yggdrasil (the world tree that connects the nine worlds of Norse mythology) and eats the corpses of the dead.

The Jelling style appears from the start of the 10th century and continues for about 75 years. Stylistic animals are S-shaped and intertwined, with profiled heads, spiral hips and pigtails. Borre and Jelling overlap and occasionally both are used on the same object. The carabiner attachment is no longer available.

Pendant diameter: 3.6cm
Dispatch time 1 - 2 working days