Viking Belt With Chape 3cm Wide A.D 900
Viking Belt With Chape, 3 cm Wide, Brown/Bronze
A Viking belt which has been modelled on historical examples from around A.D. 900.
It has an ornate belt buckle and chape in the Borre style, along with discreet lines embossed on the edges of the strap.
The Borre style:
... superseded the Oseberg style in the course of the 9th century and prevailed until the middle of the 10th century. The early medieval Borre style, also referred to as the gripping-beast style, is named after the Norwegian locality of Borre on the Oslo Fjord. This style is characterised by representations of animals and knot patterns and was later followed by the Jelling style.
165 cm, Circumference: approx. 92-107 cm
180 cm, Circumference: approx. 105-120 cm
Width: approx. 3 cm
Thickness: approx. 3 mm
Colour: brown belt strap, bronze-coloured buckle and belt end
Shipping Weight: 0.30 kg
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