Helm of Awe Copper Coin Necklace - Aegishjalmur - Warrior s Stave Viking Coinage


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"I found no power a match for my own." The Warrior's Stave is known by many names: The Helm of Awe... The Warrior's Helm... and even the Helm of Terror. In Icelandic, it is referred to as Ægishjálmur or aegishjalmur. • solid copper • 1.25" (3.2 cm) diameter • 1/8" thick • also available as a coin There is ancient history to the stave, wherein the Fáfnismál, one of the poems in the Poetic Edda, the havoc-wreaking dragon Fafnir attributes much of his apparent invincibility to his use of the Helm of Awe: "The Helm of Awe, I wore before the sons of men, In defense of my treasure; Amongst all, I alone was strong, I thought to myself, For I found no power a match for my own." Coins are struck one at a time in the USA using antique machinery and traditional coining techniques. © Shire Post Mint. All rights reserved.

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