This Saxon sword is a replica of a 9th century Saxon original. The original was excavated in 1976 in Yorkshire and is nowadays part of the collection of the Yorkshire Museum.
This sword is authentically made of folded steel. The sword has a luxurious finish, it was only used by the richest of the nobility.
It has a length of 85 cm, with a blade of 66 cm and a grip of approx. 15 cm. It weighs approx. 1,4 kg. It is delivered sharp and including a matching luxurious scabbard.
This sword is a Petersen type L.
Length: 86 cm;
Blade length: 67.9 cm;
Grip length: 15.3 cm;
Weight: 1280 g;
Steel type: Damascus steel & 1055 carbon steel;
Tang construction: Full tang construction;
Grip wrapping: Wood, Leather, Silvered brass;
Based on a historic original: Yes;
Transport weight (in gram): 3000 *
The blade of this sword can be blunted (2,5-3 mm) at a surcharge of €70,00. Please note: although the thickness will be the same as a battle-ready sword, the return right and warranty expires when using the blunting service. Please contact us if you wish to use the blunting service, or make a note at the last step of your shiopping cart. The extra delivery time is approx. 2 weeks.
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.
We do not sell this product to customers under the age of 18. Click here for more information on the European arms acts.
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