This Viking sword is based on the piece found in the grave of the Viking king Godfred (Gudfred of Gudrød). He reigned around 810 AD over Haithabu and Jutland.
This reconstruction is 94 cm long, with a blade of 79,5 cm long and max. 4,3 cm wide. The blade is blunt and battle-ready with a Rockwell hardness of 48-50 HRC. The grip is covered with brown leather and the sword has two guards and a pommel, which is nailed to the upper guard. The lobes of the pommel are separated by iron wire, this technique was used often with such pommels. The scabbard is made of wood and covered with leather.
Blade material: spring steel EN45, heat-treated
Rockwell hardness of blade: 48-52° HRC
Overall length: approx. 95 cm
Blade length: approx. 79.5 cm
Max. blade width: approx. 44 mm
Point of Balance: approx. 17 cm from the guard
Including leather-wrapped wooden scabbard
- Weight (without scabbard): approx. 1340 g
This sword is ideal for beginning sword fighters and light fights, but is not covered by any warranty.
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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