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Harvey Evans Antiques
Harvey Evans Antiques is located in Derbyshire, United Kingdom

12th-15th Century Medieval Slavic Viking Carved Wooden Pagan Gods

REF: LA361433
£750
€874
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Description
These extremely rare carved Pagan Gods originate from the last Pagan stronghold of the Novgorod Republic (1136 A.D-1478 A.D). A medieval east Slavic state located at the gulf of Finland and the western edge of Russia populated by Slavic, Baltic and Finnic people strongly influenced by the Viking and Slavic Gods. In 1478 A.D the Novgorod Republic fell to invading Russian Muscovite forces,bringing Orthodox Christianity to the region,after which all the Viking /Slavic Pagan fittings and carvings were replaced with Russian Orthodox Iconography making these extremely rare survivors from the medieval period of Pagan worship.

measurements

Height:
450 mm
Width:
80 mm
Depth:
70 mm

declaration

Harvey Evans Antiques has clarified that the 12th-15th Century Medieval Slavic Viking Carved Wooden Pagan Gods (LA361433) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 12th-15th Century A.D.

condition

These carvings are in good solid condition due to the very slow growing Nordic oak. There is a shrinkage crack on one of the carvings. See photographs for details. These carvings have superb patina that has been built up over the centuries.

additional info

Material:
Artisan:
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Date of Manufacture:
12th-15th Century A.D.

delivery

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location

This 12th-15th Century Medieval Slavic Viking Carved Wooden Pagan Gods is located in Derbyshire, United Kingdom

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