The Vinland
Limited Edition Viking Sword

(Viking Type R)

The Classic Viking Sword
This historical Viking sword is referred to as a Type R hilt in Petersen's Typology, due to the distinctive five-lobed pommel and straight flaring guard. Archaeo-logical find places for this Viking sword hilt form date from the 10th century.

The hilt components of the Vinland Viking sword are investment cast in mild steel from original waxes carved by Leif Hansen under the direction of Peter Johnsson, based on Peter's first-hand examination and documentation of original historical swords of this type.

The blade of this historical sword is classified as a Geibig Type 3 (which some consider a sub-classification of the Oakeshott Type X), hand-ground from high-carbon steel to a fine satin finish, heat-treated by hand for maximum flexibility and to take a fine edge. These swords are sold sharp, unless otherwise requested by the customer.

A Limited Edition Hand Crafted Collectible Sword
This Viking sword is offered in a limited edition of only 100 collectible swords worldwide.

Overall length: 36.875" (94 cm)
Blade length: 30.875" (78 cm)
Blade width: 2.2" (6 cm)
CoB: 6.125" (16 cm)
CoP: 20.25" (51 cm)
Pivot Point: 21" (53 cm)
Weight: 2.375 lbs (1.1 kilos)

You can customize your sword's grip color -- see the standard grip colors here.

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