Caroling sword with a handle type B by Petersen typology.
The second half of VIII – the first half of the IX centuries.
Blade length: 74-75 cm.
Total length of the sword: 91-92 cm.
Guard width: about 11 cm.
The width of the blade at the guard: about 5 cm.
Blade thickness at guard: 5 mm.
Sword weight: 1500-1550 g.
The blade is made of spring tempered steel.
Blade is hardened (Hardness 50 HRC).
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).