The Norse god Tyr and Fenrir, from a Viking metal carving from eighth century Sweden. Tyr sacrifices his hand to entice Fenrir wolf into bondage: the warrior often gives profoundly of himself to secure the safety of the community he is sworn to defend.
Viking Thor’s Hammer Pendant, Century AD Silver pendant in the shape of a stylized hammer. The obverse side engraved with interlaced bands. The suspension ring in the shape of an eagle’s head. Rare evidence of the veneration of Norse gods