Thor’s Hammer Pendant (1989-59/7224)

Silver Thor's hammer pendant from Grave 511 at Repton

A silver hammer-shaped pendant found in Grave 511 at Repton. This is the grave of a man who appears to have died violently, taking a vicious cut to his loins.

Object Type

Pendant

Date

circa 850 — 900

Ascribed Culture

Original/Reproduction

Original

Material

Collection

Viking Objects

Current Location

Derby Museum and Art Gallery

Keywords

Derbyshire, Great_army, pendant, Repton, silver, Thor, Thor's_hammer

Further information

You can see the original at Derby Museum and Art Gallery.

This object is related to Repton, Derbyshire.
Find out about Repton, Derbyshire.

Acknowledgements

Images (c) Derby Museums 2019