SCORPIO, forged torc iron

In stock 5 - 10 pcs
(catalogue number: FPR225)

Skilfully Hand Braided STEEL TORQUES, designed and adjusted also for comfortable wearing. You can simply open and close it. Torque (troq or torc), from Latin torques - to twist, is a common name for all rigid metal neck rings, that our ancestors had been wearing since the Bronze Age. Torcs were popular with the Romans and it is considered a typical Celtic artefact. It was a symbol of both religious and secular power, worship and protection, as torcs were worn by gods and godesses, heroes, warriors and aristocracy; it represented a high social status and importance.

  • black finish with oak bark, treated with anti-corrosive lacquer
  • Weight (size 48-51): approx 175 g