Silver Decorated Viking Sword Marked +VLFBEHRT*
Editor’s Note: Translated from German by Google.
Lot No 2298
Northern Europe, 9 / 10th century.
Width double-edged sword, both sides with shallow fullers in it on one side of the paper loaded in iron inscription “+ VLFBEHRT *”. Short, slightly curved guard and pommel with a two-part worked fine, ornamental silver inlay. Strong, slightly conical Angel.
Length 95 cm.
Provenance. German private collection, 90s.
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