Post by Jack Loomes on Jul 20, 2014 10:55:29 GMT
Description: Large straight blade with two wires, of lenticular section; iron hilt hilt with straight oval section, engraved and silvered eyes within lozenges; pommel straight base, the upper wavy, decorated en suite with the hilt.
Notes: See The Sword in the Age of Chivalry
, R. Ewart Oakshott, London, 1964, p. 25/26. This specimen is due to category 2 of Behmer and IV of Wheeler.
Length 90.5 cm.
20000.00 € | € 24,000.00
For the Wheeler Typology see here: sword-site.com/thread/854/wheeler-typology-viking-sword-hilts