Single-edged sword with hilt type B according to J. Petersen.
Sword from West Upland, Norway.IX century.
Blade is hardened (Hardness 50 HRC).
Blade length: 74-75 cm.
Total sword length: 94 cm.
Guard width: 14 cm.
Blade width at guard: 5 cm.
Blade thickness at guard: 5 mm.
Sword weight: 1400-1500 g.
Designed for contact fencing.
There are no weaknesses in the design.
The difference from edged weapons – the lack of sharpening the blade.
Blade blunted (edge thickness of 2 mm).
– the lack of sharpening the blade.Blade blunted (edge thickness of 2 mm).