A Scandinavian Viking sword with an inscribed blade, 10th century
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Hammer price € 14,000Show related lots
DescriptionThe sturdy, double-edged blade with shallow fullers on both sides. Originally bearing a pseudo inscription "IIIC+CIII" inlaid in iron on one side. The straight quillons with remnants of the original lavish bronze inlays. Slightly tapered tang, the mushroom-shaped pommel with remnants of bronze inlays. Length 94 cm.
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