The longboat figurehead was an important magical charm believed to
frighten off supernatural predators just as defensive shields would
protect them from human foes. Voyages could be dangerous, and the
Vikings sought the guardianship of the dragon symbol for protection and
good fortune when away from home. For Safety on Journeys.
Dragonhead Boat Pendant Specifications:
Made of pewter
provided with a chain.
Approximate size: 1" x 1½"
Comes with information booklet