Found in Kent in a quarry side,this amazing find was one of several which clearly show a Heathen belief system dating
back to 6th century England and a connection with the old gods of the north by our Englisc ancestors.
This Woden's spear is similar in design to the Gilton Thunor's hammer....more
Another myth dispelled. It seems that the Vikings whose raids began from the 9th century did not bring Thor's hammer to these shores! This design is closely based on a small silver thunor's hammer found in the subsoil of Gilton,Kent.
My version is made of silver pewter,measuring about 3 inches in length and hangs on a sturdy waxed cord.
The beautiful and strange creatures from the iconic Sutton Hoo shield are known throughout the World.They are sometimes referred to as Gripping Beasts... This shield is just under 12"/29 cms across and has a hanging hook to display it on your wall as a centrepiece....more