Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Bavaria, Germany - the center of 15th and 16th century gunmaking
Not exactly my field of expertise but I would call this a very fine and absolutely characteristic VIKING SWORD - this one really deserves being the symbol weapon and the emdodiment of our forum - instead of that ridiculous Tuareg item we've got now ...
Viking swords displayed at the Wikingermuseum in Hedeby.
Photo from Wikipedia.