Birka Thor’s Hammer Pendant
Brass pendant based on original found in Birka, Sweden dated to IX-X Century AD
In Norse mythology, Mjölnir is the hammer of Thor and is depicted as one of the most fearsome weapons, capable of leveling mountains. Snorri Sturluson relates that Hammer was made by the dwarven Brothers Sindri and Brokkr, and it’s characteristically short handle was due to a mishap during its manufacture.
Length 35mm Width 20mm Weight 3 gram