Viking Weapons and armour

Helmets were made from one pieces of iron and hammered into shape.  During the time of the Vikings. They were made from several pieces of iron put togethertogether.  This is called  a spangenhelm style of helm


The sword is the mark of a warrior in the Viking times. Swords were given names and pasted down from father to son. The loss of a sword was a catastrophe.  they were double edged and sharp on both sides.



Leg armor

Viking leg armor is made from round metal plates around the knee cap area.

These wrist bands are created from quality leather. This armor is very protective.

Wrist Armor

In the time of Vikings, fighting men used large, round, wooden shields held in the center from behind an iron boss. These shields were extremely protective in battle.

Viking shield

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