Viking figural dagger

length: 10 1/2"
blade: 5 3/4"
blade width: 1"
grip: 4 3/4"
guard: 3 1/2" weight: 7.2 oz

Thick steel single-edged laminated steel blade, wrought iron ferrule and guard. Figural hilt in the style of a Viking/Norman chess-piece is carved from curly maple wood, the sheath is maple wood. A one-of-a-kind custom creation from the Montana weaponsmith Tom Hyle (famed far and wide as Colorado weaponsmith Tom Hyle).