Helm of Awe Pendant
Aegishjálmur – Helm of Awe pendant. Also known as the Icelandic Magical Sun. This symbol is mentioned throughout Eddic poetry. The helm of Awe protects its wearer against the abuse of power. It is also used as a symbol of intimidation. In the past, the helm of awe would be carved in lead. After being heated it would be pressed upon a warrior’s forehead. At a glance, the symbol is enough to inspire both awe and fear in an opponent. In the poetic edda, the helm of awe was used by Fafnir as a symbol of invincibility. Today the helm of awe is considered one of the most powerful symbols in heathenism.
After the rise of Christianity, the helm of awe became a popular symbol in inner magic and occult circles. Its magical effects were recorded in many of the grimoires of the time.
This Helm of Awe Pendant is made of a quality metal material: alloy of tin, covered with antimony and patinated. Size: 2,5 cm. Manufactured in Europe
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