Caroling type sword with a handle type P by typology of J. Petersen.
Sword of Hedeby. Denmark. X century.
Spring tempered steel. Hardening 50 HRC. Polished.
The biggest thickness of the blade at the handle: about 6 mm.
The thickness of the blade at the end: about 3.5 mm.
Designed for contact fencing.
The difference from edged weapons – the lack of sharpening the blade.
Blade is blunted (edge thickness: 2 mm)