This sword is a replica of a 10th century Viking sword excavated in Dublin. The original is nowadays part of the collection of the National Museum of Ireland. It is part of the same exhibition as the Ballinderry sword and the Limerick sword. This sword is a Petersen type AE, a sword type that is relatively seldom excavated.
This sword has a characteristic lobed pommel. It has a length of 87,6 cm with a sharp carbon steel blade with a hardness of 50-52 HRC. The blade is 71 cm long. This sword weighs 1049 grams and is delivered including scabbard. Product details:
Length: 87.6 cm;
Blade length: 71.7 cm;
Grip length: 14 cm;
Weight: 1049 g;
Balance point from guard: 11.4 cm ;
Steel type: 5160 carbon steel;
Tang construction: Full tang construction;
Grip wrapping: Wood, Leather;
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 â‚¬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.