HOLGER DANSKE: THE VIKING WARRIOR WHO NEVER DIED
For hundreds of years Holger Danske has been an important national symbol for the Danes. Holger Danske, also called Holger or Ogier the Dane was a fearsome Viking warrior. His entire life, from birth to death is shrouded in mystery. According to ancient legends Holger Danske never died. Instead he sleeps in the dark cellar of Kronborg Castle at Elsinore, The legend of the statue tells that when the kingdom is threatened by an external enemy, the stone figure will turn into flesh and blood, and Holger Danske will rise in defense of the fatherland.
H= 18 mm.
Solid 925 silver.