Baltic traditional handwoven belt 62 wires Raven 6B


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Quick Overview

This belt is woven according to ancestral know-how and represents the raven eye "būrtukė".

The raven is an iconic and magical creature in the Viking world. It is a powerful symbol of war and is believed to be the eyes and ears of the chief Viking god, Odin.

It is 230 cm long and is made of 62 wires of pure linen.

This traditional length allows to tie it 2 x around the waist. Both ends will be shorter depending on the waist circumference. If your waist is over 80 cm you can make a single turn or order a longer one. Do not hesitate to contact us.

This type of belts exists since the Viking era and is still part of folklore outfits in the Scandinavian countries, Slavs but also in some regions in France and England. The difference between the different traditions lies in symbols and edges. These with the fringes on the sides are typically Baltic.

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