A 'warrior' shaped copper alloy brooch found near Exton, Rutland. (c) Portable Antiquities Scheme, CC BY-SA 4.0
A copper-alloy pendant found near Exton, Rutland
This copper-alloy pendant depicts an individual holding a shield and a sword. Similar designs have been seen in pendants from southern Scandinavia which are generally identified as valkyries, though they could represent other mythological figures. The closest parallel in England is an example from Wickham Market, Suffolk. .