The name Valknut is not a traditional Viking name but a modern Norwegian title given to the symbol. It combines the words for a slain warrior, "valr," and knot "knut" to mean knot of slain warriors. This name Valknut, appears to be associated with the dead and with Odin, the god of war and the dead.
These Norse Valknut earrings are made of solid hypoallergenic stainless steel. They are dangle or drop style with hook fastenings and have a high polish finish.
These Viking earrings have the rune symbol for balance and productivity engraved on the backside.
The Norse Viking earrings approximately measure 20mm in diameter x 3mm thick (without ear-wire, charm only). One earring with ear-wire approximately weighs 0.1 ounce (0.18 grams).