Brings Luck in Skiing and Archery
"...Ullr, Sif's son and Thór's stepson, is one, too. He is such a good archer and ski-runner that no one can rival him."Ullr, pronounced "oo-ler", is the Norse god of skiing and archery. Depicting Ullr on skis and holding a bow and arrow, this brass pendant is widely worn as a talisman by both recreational and professional skiers and ski patrols in Europe and elsewhere. The token can be carried or mounted on a keychain or a 30" necklace for ease of wear..
This Ullr Token from the world of Norse mythology is struck from solid copper or nickel silver, measures 2.1 cm in diameter, and weighs about 4.1 grams.
The product is treated to look as if it has been handled and circulated. This process is done by hand, and it is both an art and a science, coloring and patinas will vary. No two are exactly the same! Coins are struck one at a time in the USA using antique machinery and traditional coining techniques. A colorful description is included with history and facts about the coin.
Note—Each order comes packed with a handwritten envelope straight from Shire Post Mint. We will make this out to whomever is on the SHIPPING ADDRESS. If you are giving this as a gift and would like a different name on the envelope, please include the recipient's name in the Special Instructions field as you complete your order.