Seax of Beagnoth with Leather Sheath
Seax by Beagnoth with leather scabbard. .Replica of a 9th century Anglo Saxon Seax. The master Seax was found in the river Thames in 1857 and is now displayed in the British Museum . it is also called Thames Scramasax. The blade is complexly decorated and provided with a runic inscription. On one side is engraved the complete runic alphabet, on the other side the word Beagnoth, which is likely to be the name of the owner or the smith of the seax.
Our replica is very close to its master. The blade has a narrow but deep fuller. The hilt made from wood is fixed to the angle with brass rivets and strengthened with two brass rings.
The blade is not sharpened. Delivery includes a solid and authentic sheath from cowhide.
Material: Carbon steel, sheath from cowhide
Total Length: approx. 73.5 cm
Blade Length: approx. 55.5 cm
Weight: approx. 650g
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