Ingerid Viking Bead by Sylvsmidja
Dimensions: 9 mm
While the name is inspired by Queen Ingerid of Stårheim, this silver pearl is originally from a 10th century burial mound at Nordfjordeid. The grave, which belonged to a powerful woman in the community, contained a burnt ship and rich grave goods.
This piece is part of the Sagastad Viking Jewelry collection by Sylvsmidja.
Sylvsmidja is Norway’s largest producer of bunad (Norwegian traditional dress) silver, crafting exquisite jewelry and accessories since 1940. The company symbol, an ancient drinking horn, is a unique registered hallmark that is stamped on all products and has been with founders master goldsmith Leif Johannessen and his wife Betzy since they established the workshop in Voss.