Viking Sword

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Archaeological finds of Viking age swords and sword components.

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The Cawood sword is regarded as one of the finest Viking swords ever discovered. It is nearly 1,000 years old and is the fifth sword of its type ever to be found and by far the best preserved. It's from the end of the Viking period and beginning of the Medieval and the sword itself reflects this.

The Cawood sword is regarded as one of the finest Viking swords ever discovered. It is nearly 1,000 years old and is the fifth sword of its type ever to be found and by far the best preserved. It's from the end of the Viking period and beginning of the Medieval and the sword itself reflects this.

A Viking sword. York, England

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Petersen Viking Sword Hilt Types

Petersen Viking Sword Hilt Types

An important Viking sword, provenance: Northern Europe dating: 10th Century

A VERY RARE VIKING SWORD, THE BLADE WITH ULFBERHT INSCRIPTION  CIRCA 950   In excavated condition (the upper half of the blade missing), the blade of late pattern-welded construction with a wide shallow central fuller, one side cut with the inscription 'Vlfberh+t' in characteristically large capitals originally inlaid in contrasting iron, the reverse with traces of a further inscription, fitted with robust guard of rectangular section, and one-piece pommel of so-called 'tea-cosey' type.

A VERY RARE VIKING SWORD, THE BLADE WITH ULFBERHT INSCRIPTION , CIRCA 950

A VERY RARE VIKING SWORD, THE BLADE WITH ULFBERHT INSCRIPTION CIRCA 950 In excavated condition (the upper half of the blade missing), the blade of late pattern-welded construction with a wide shallow central fuller, one side cut with the inscription 'Vlfberh+t' in characteristically large capitals originally inlaid in contrasting iron, the reverse with traces of a further inscription, fitted with robust guard of rectangular section, and one-piece pommel of so-called 'tea-cosey' type.

A fine and probably unique silver-hilted Viking sword, second half of the tenth century. (PF)

A fine and probably unique silver-hilted Viking sword, second half of the tenth century. (PF)

Viking Sword, Danish, 9th or 10th century

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A unique sword fom the late Viking age, which was found back in 2011, is now on display at the historical museum in Oslo.

The last Viking and his magical sword? - HeritageDaily - Archaeology News

In the summer of 2011, archaeologists from the Museum of Cultural History in Oslo discovered a Viking burial ground in Langeid in Setesdal in southern Norway. In one of the graves they made a startling discovery. - HeritageDaily - Archaeology News

A viking sword before 1100 A.D.

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Trip to the museum ~ SUCH a beautiful sword!

Viking Sword, 9th/10th century Denmark  Pommel and cross-guard each retaining traces of silver and gold inlaid Nordic ornaments. The blade with pattern-welded shallow central fuller.  Overall length: 93.5 cm (36.8"); Blade length: 78.3 cm (30.8")  Located at Reichsstadtmuseum Rothenburg, Germany

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Viking Sword, 9th/10th century Denmark Pommel and cross-guard each retaining traces of silver and gold inlaid Nordic ornaments. The blade with...

Museum of Scotland, Viking sword hilt

The Viking Sword

The Vikings were explorers, traders, and pioneers, but their culture revolved around warfare. Starting in 793 with the violent raid at the abbey on Lindisfarne in northern England, Viking marauders…

VIKING SWORD DISCOVERED IN NORWAY  OSLO, NORWAY—A sword from the late Viking Age…

Viking Sword Discovered in Norway

Viking sword grip

Viking sword grips?

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Viking sword from the 9th/10th century

Viking Hilt

Only two more rusty swords... I love how the detail is still all lovely and shiny. This is from the 9th/10th century

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myArmoury.com A Viking Sword of Petersen Type R (Variant) and Wheeler Type VI, 10th/11th century, probably East European  Overall length: 85.4 cm (33.6"); Blade length: 71.3 cm (28.1")

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A Viking Sword of Petersen Type R (Variant) and Wheeler Type VI, 10th/11th century, probably East European In excavated condition, with broad slightly...