Wild Boar

Size: 4cm x 2.6cm

Sacred to both Freyja & Freyr, the Wild Boar is the mightiest of the symbolic beasts of the Vanir, its association with the deities of fertility hark back to the earliest times. Through its history as the common quarry of the Germanic hunter, it became linked to feasting, festivity, as well as fertility since it was the Boar first taught mankind to plough the Earth before "sowing" seeds by rooting up the ground with his tusks. As an ancient warriors' symbol, its body often formed the crest on helmets representing a potent sign of protection and ferocity in battle.

Price: $80.00

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