A lot of early medieval spearheads were made of damascus steel. The tip was made from several layers of steel that were interwoven. This spearhead is authentically made. It is a replica of a 6th century South Germanic spearhead, but similar originals occurred until the 10th century.
Spearheads like this were used not only by the Germanic tribes in central Europe, but by the Anglo-Saxons, British and Vikings as well. This type of spearhead is described in the Norse spearhead typification by Petersen.
The spearhead has a total length of 24,5 cm and a ring with a diameter of 22 mm. The blade has a length of 12 cm.
Length: 24.5 cm
Head size: 12 cm
Ring diameter: 2.2 cm;
Weight: 210 g
Material: 512 layers Damascus steel
Shaft included: no
Based on a historic original: yes
Transport weight (grams): 1000 *
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.
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