Nicely shaped small ‘Woman’s Knife’. Named after the mythological wife of the Norse god Odin. Inspired by the knife made by blacksmith Thijs van de Manakker, who also gave this knife it’s feminine name. He based his design for his woman’s knife on a knife found in Siegerland, from the early Roman period. Widely used in the re-enactment/living history community as a Viking knife or a Celtic knife.
Full-tang knife with curled handle .
Total size: 12,5 cm
Length blade: 5,5 cm
Width blade: 2 cm
Thickness blade: 0,3 cm
Type of steel; 1.2842 (O2-steel)
Hardness; 59-60 HRC
Sheath: Vegetable tanned leather, hand-stitched. Suitable for belts of 4 cm broad. Dark brown dyed.
Weight knife: 50 gram
Weight sheath: 40 gram
*All the products of Black Oak Forge are completely handmade and thereby unique. Efforts will be made to stay as close to the measurements of the example. Nevertheless, small differences can occur in these measurements.