Viking or Saxon round shield - 70cm 298" diameter
The shield is constructed from 12mm or 1/2" plywood, tapered down across the face to 6mm or 1/4" at the edge. The inside and outside faces are covered in bonded linen canvas, filled with gesso and then painted lime white - ready for your motif!
The handle spar is made from ash and riveted in place and includes a veg tan guige strap, the boss is hand raised steel and the edge is finished with a rawhide rim.
This medieval rondel dagger is based on a composite of French pieces from around 1500. The grip is capped with a bronze pommel with a Madonna and child engraving. There grip...
This medieval and renaissance dagger is an absolute classic and similar examples can be found all over the museums of Europe. The style is very characteristic of Landsknecht pieces...
The Wallace Collection A726 rondel dagger is a classic medieval rondel dagger from around the year 1400, possibly English, probably French. The blade is a whopping 17"/43cm long and is...