Viking Yggdrasil Valknut Necklace Steel Norse Tree of Life Pendant
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.
Yggdrasil is also known as the world tree or the tree of life because it contains all the worlds and represents the cycle of birth, growth, death, and rebirth. Yggdrasil is an important element of Norse mythology as the eternal ash that contains the nine worlds of the cosmos.
This Viking Valknut Yggdrasil necklace is made of solid hypoallergenic surgical stainless steel. The Viking pendant has a high polish finish with antiquing to highlight the details.
This design approximately measures 38mm long x 41mm wide x 3mm thick. The bail can accommodate a chain or cord up to 4mm wide.
This pendant will arrive ready to wear on a 24-inch 3.6mm wide stainless steel wheat chain necklace.