Viking Age Knife Decorated Bone Handle #59
Viking Age Knife #59 with a Decorated Bone Handle and vegetable-tanned scabbard. The hand-carved handle with historic style designs from the Viking Age on cow bone provides a good grip and rich decoration. This Norse Viking knife or Viking Age knife will hold an edge and is rust-resistant with a hand-hammered tool steel blade. A good all-around knife for Norse, medieval Viking, LARP, and SCA.
- Decorated bone with historically based designs brass handle.
Vegetable-tanned leather scabbard with a belt thong.
- Hand-hammered 1095 stainless tool steel. (Rust Resistant)
- Rockwell Hardness 45.
- Belt loop fits a 3-inch belt.
- Sharpened Blade.
Returns and Exchanges: You may return your Viking Age Knife Decorated Bone Handle #59 for absolutely any reason within 30 days of receipt for your choice of an exchange for different size or style, store credit or refund. See my Returns and Exchanges Policy.
Measurements: Viking Age Knife Decorated Bone Handle #59 measures 7 & 3/4 inches or 19.5cm long. Blade width is 7/8 inch or 2.3 cm. Blade length is 4 inches or 10 cm. Blade thickness at the handle is 3/16 inch or 4 mm. Handle length is 3 3/4 inches or 9.4 cm.
History: The Viking Age Knife Decorated Bone Handle #59 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.