10th Century Danish Viking Sword, hand forged by Kingdom of Arms - Oakeshott describes the Type X as: "A broad, flat blade of medium length (average 31") with a fuller running the entire length and fading out an inch or so from the point.
The handmade elite Kingdom of Arms 10th Century Viking Sword features a hand hammered 5160 carbon steel blade as the originals were made, full tang, heat treated and tempered as the originals, for a strong yet flexible blade that will hold a very sharp edge, with a leather wrapped handle with an embossed design and "blackened guard and 3 lobe pommel. Which is one of the 4 styles of pommels typical of the 10th Century. Fully Functional (Battle Ready)! The sword comes with a wooden scabbard with leather accents and with steel loop bracket at the back of the scabbard with a burnt copper finish attached.
Blade Length: 27.5”
Overall Length: 34.25”
Grip Length: 4.25”
Weight: 2.5 lbs
P.O.B.: '' Below Hilt
5160 Tempered carbon steel blade.
Guard and pommel are made from a quality low carbon steel and antiqued to lower the possibility of rust from handling.
Wood scabbard with quality leather fittings.
A quality sword demands a quality scabbard! Just like a great car needs a great paint job. They go together.
Read the Extensive Review of this sword on Sword Buyers Guide.
Watch this great Video made by Sword Buyers Guide member Philippe Goulet, of this beautiful sword.