Viking belt studs
Replica of Viking belt studs in Borre style, based on fids from Birka, Sweden. Made in solid bronze (yellowish shade). All our belt fittings are solid pieces of sterling silver or bronze, these aren’t thin plates, but a historical Viking adornment built to last.
Wealthy Vikings loved to show their social status by wearing precious jewelry, but also by wearing belts with beautiful fittings, like elaborate buckles and strap ends, but often also with many studs. These belt studs are faithful replicas from belt set found in Viking grave in Birka, Sweden. The whole belt had a number of almost 40 belt studs in two kinds! Original belt find was made in bronze and you can find all elements of this set in bronze too in our shop.
approx. 20mm x 18 mm. Weigth of one stud : approx. 5g.
For a belt 2 cm wide.