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    9th Century Viking Burial Kit Other Blades

    BladesOther BladesUsed£ 13,800

    ~ 9th Century Viking Burial Kit ~


    The set comes from Denmark and comprises of a one hand sword with the star symbol on the pommel, a spear head, an axe head, a dagger, a sharpening/razor knife, a triangular padlock, two fibulae and a helmet.

    The sword is fitted with a copper pommel engraved on both sides with a star. It is a one hand sword with a plain multilayer cross guard.

    The spear head still preserves traces of the original wooden handle inside.

    Both the sharpening knife and the long knife have a similar design, their sharp edge being straight and the reverse being curved.

    The helmet is made of riveted parts, as can be seen in the pictures.

    ~ Dimension ~

    The blade of the sword is 27.5 inches (70 cm) long and its overall length is 33 inches (84 cm).

    The helmet is 5.25 inches (13 cm) tall with a circumference of 27 ½ inches (70 cm).

    The spearhead length is 11 ½ inches (29 cm) and its depth is 2 inches (5 cm).

    The long knife is 17.75 inches (45 cm) long and 1 ½ (3.8 cm) deep.

    The small knife is 5 ½ inches (14 cm) long and 1 inch (2.5 cm) deep.

    The axe head is 6 inches (15 cm) long by 5 ½ inches (14 cm) tall by 1 ½ inches (3.8 cm) deep.

    The lock is 4.45 inches (11 cm) wide by 1.55 inches (4 cm) deep by 5 ½ inches (14 cm) tall.

    The two fibulae have similar sizes. The one with the hinged pin is 2 ½ inches (6.35 cm) by 1.65 inches (4.19 cm) and the other one is 3 inches (7.62cm) by 1.5 inches (3.8 cm).

    The set weighs 4.5 kg.

    ~ Condition ~

    The set is in museum condition.

    All its components are rusty and lost some sections, but as is visible in the pictures they are very well preserved....Read full description
    CategoryBlades
    SubcategoryOther Blades
    ConditionUsed
    Price£ 13,800
    Sale typeTrade
    Make9th Century Viking Burial Kit
    Your referenceMLAB000X32LD332FF2Q1T
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