Ulfberht Sword- viking sword made with forged steel. High carbon blade made this a very strong and durable weapon. See UTube or Netflix for 1 hour doc on how a modern day blacksmith recreated the sword using ancient techniques- way cool.
axes and pole arms: A. Hook Tomahawk B. Medieval Tomahawk C. French Tomahawk D. Viking Axe Tomahawk E. German War Axe F. Cast Tomahawk G. Foot Soldiers War Hammer H. Large Viking Axe I. Double Viking Axe J. War Axe K.
century, European, probably Scandinavian. The braided copper wires on the pommel may represent an earlier Scandinavian custom of tying a talisman to a sword hilt. The pattern-welded blade was forged of intertwined rods of steel and iron.