Viking Spatha Geitir, 9-11 cen, class B
According to archaeological finds, this type of Spathae was widespread throughout whole Europe. It is a solid and well-balanced sword, specially designed for re-enactment, battles and sword-combat shows. The handle is decorated with wire and leather. The parries are decorated with notches and lined with brass. The handle winding is decorated with handsome checked pattern. A custom-made scabbard with belt and hand forged buckle can be made for the sword for a corresponding surcharge. The leather color is optional: brown, black, blue and red. Source: Jan Petersen, De Norske Vikingesverd, 1919 More information...
Viking Spatha Geitir, 9th - 11th century
- Total length approx. 864mm
- Blade length approx. 693mm
- Length of the cross-guard approx. 118mm
- Width of the blade at the guard approx. 44.5mm
- Blade thickness at the guard approx. 4.9mm
- Width of the blade 10cm off the blade point approx. 32.3mm
- Blade thickness 10cm off the blade point approx. 3.5mm
- Thickness of the cutting edge approx. 2.0mm
- The Point of Balance (PoB) is approx. 9cm in front of the guard
- The central fuller is approx. 24mm wide and approx. 666mm long
- Dimensions of the pommel approx. 88.15 * 25.3 * 28mm
- Weight of the Spatha without scabbard approx. 1266 g
- Blade made of spring steel DIN 1.7103, oil-quenched to approx. 52-54 HRC.
Due to manual finalization, the specifications given above may vary slightly from item to item. Made in the Czech Republic.
Please read also our Directions for the use of bladed weapons.