Old Slavs / AXE OF PERUN, bronze Slavic talisman
Catalog number: OSL100
Your Price: 14.00 €
A replica of the Axe of Perun, also called a "hatchet amulet". It is an archaeological artifact worn as a pendant and shaped like a battle axe. It was found in parts of Scandinavia, Russia, Belarus and Ukraine. Perun is a pre-Christian God of Thunder and Lightning and is the highest god of the Slavic pantheon. Some experts connect the amulet to the Norse culture.
The photo of the original archaeological find from Poland, 10th century.