The famous ULFBERT swords. The authentic ones were made out of crucible steel imported from Afghanistan and India. For the period it was a very advanced steel technology.
Viking sword hilt from cooper inlay iron, pattern-welded blade. 8th Century. Gjermundbu, Norway.
10th century Viking Sword Replica.
Sword hilt and pommel shapes from migration period weapons
The last 3 look like a sliced finger though... More
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The Geibig Viking Sword Typology
Darksword Oslo Viking Sword - Brown with Integrated Sword Belt
Darksword Oslo Two Handed Viking Sword - Black with integrated Sword Belt
"Z-type viking sword after a weapon found from Dalarna, Sweden. The blade is forged from five pattern welded bars, the guard and pommel are of iron, the grip is carved from walrus ivory, pommel's decorations are of silver." Very nice! kp-art.fi