Saxes, like any other Viking age weapons, were valuable. When they were damaged or worn, the iron was repurposed, and used for some other tool or weapon. This exquisite historical Viking age knife was probably made from a cut-down sax blade.
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.
# 770 Merlin the Wizard Sword by Marto of Toledo Spain -- This is a beautiful blade that I got on clearance at a K's Merchandise. I have used it to give a frame of reference to the Sword that Belengol crafts at the forge in Act IV.
The famous ULFBERT swords. The authentic ones were made out of crucible steel, imported from India, Afghanistan, or Dar Es Saalam (Africa) the first place in the world to produce steel. For the period it was a very advanced steel technology.
Викингски меч от 10ти век / 10th century Viking Sword
Official Post from Dimicator: An extremely rare find of surviving handle plates on a Viking sword from Sweden. Only the hilt and the base of the blade survived of this sword which I considered a Petersen type X (the earlier form thereof), however, Ingo Petri classifies this as the stubbier type V. Either type was popular in the