en      cz

Custom´s sword reconstruction - Petersen type Z, Geibig type 4

 
Cat. number: C0013   Petersen_Z_reconstruction_Swormakery_ElGur
Period: 980 - 1050 AD
Place of discovery: Sollerön, Dalarna, Sweden
Original can be found: Kulturhistoriska Museet in Stockholm, Sweden
Description:

- double edged blunt blade
- overall length 97 cm
- blade 80 cm
- blade width 5 cm
- blade thickness 5,7 mm
- point of balance (CoB) 12 cm
- center of percussion (CoP) 55 cm
- form wooden handle, cord wrapping,
covered with decorated leather
- weight (blunt) 1,35 kg

Type: Z according to Petersen, Geibig type 4
Price: Contact us
 
Reconstruciton of burial found sword : Original collection of grave in Sollerön, Dalarna, SwedenThe sword is customized the demands of customer. We can spot the differences of original in width of blade and lenght of handle (note: the lenght of grip in originals are not too long as you can see at the picture)
The blade is generally used Geibig type 4. The blade at the picture is blunt, fit for fencing practice.
The highlihts of grip are five-lobed pommel with eyes and downturned spatulate guard, typical of Z type according to Petersen typology. We decorated it by spiral wire.

Special thanks the:
1. Peter Johnsson. Peter consulted the measurement and use the picture of original sword to comparison
2. Roman Král & David Stříbrný (Marobud) & Petr Florianek. The guys help us to search details and pictures of original sword
3. Julien Journeau. Julien reveal us the museum, where the original can be found


Source: Fedir Androshchuk "Viking swords"

More pohots can be found here: Swordmakery ElGur Facebook

You can customize your sword´s: handle, color, etc. (details in Custom´s sword order)
 
Pictures:
Petersen_Z_reconstruction_Swormakery_ElGur
Petersen_Z_reconstruction_Swormakery_ElGur
Petersen_Z_reconstruction_Swormakery_ElGur
Petersen_Z_reconstruction_Swormakery_ElGur
Petersen_Z_reconstruction_Swormakery_ElGur
 
 
back
 
Copyright © 2006-2014 All rights reserved ElGur {else}