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Brokeback Seax Damascus Knife #53

$ 75.00

A Broke Back Damascus Saxon style Seax Knife #53 with brass punched decorative motifs on the veg tanned sheath and multiple stacked handle. Stunning Damascus blade that is sturdy and beautiful. A large camp knife for medieval Viking, LARP, and SCA. 

Product Details:

  • 53 layered handle.
  • Brown Vegetable-tanned leather Scabbard.
  • Historically decorated Brass Scabbard fittings.
  • Damascus Blade of 1095 carbon steel & 5N20 stainless steel, 256 layers.
  • Rockwell Hardness 54
  • Straps for up to 2 1/3 inch Belt.
Measurements:

Broke Back Damascus Saxon style Seax Knife #53 measures 10 inches or 25.5 cm long.  Blade to spine width is 1 inch or 2.6 cm.  Blade length is 5 & 1/2 inches or 14 cm. Handle length is 4 & 1/4 inches or 10.5cm. Spine thickness at the handle is 3/16 inch or 4 mm.  Handle length is 3 & 3/4 inches or 9.5 cm.

History: The

Broke Back Damascus Saxon style Seax Knife #53 is from the family of knives known as Seax, also known as hadseax, sax, seaxe, scramaseax, scramsax, means knife or cutting tool in Old English. In modern archaeology, the term seax is used specifically for the typically large knives worn by men in the 5th to the 11th century in the region roughly enclosed by Ireland, Scandinavia, and Northern Italy. The seax was most common in Germanic Tribes and Viking culture and often featured a very elaborate and decorative sheath. 

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