Raven Knife, Hand-forged
Product number: 2577
General purpose Viking knife hand-forged in steel. The blade is sharpened and the pommel is made out of a carefully crafted raven's head. The grip is wrapped with leather straps.
● Material: Hand-forged high carbon steel
● Overall length: approx. 10.3" / 26 cm
● Blade length: approx. 6.3" / 16 cm
● Sheath made from high quality cow hide.
The raven is an important animal in Viking Age mythology. Not only is it linked to battle, as a feeder of the fallen, but the god Odin also had two ravens accompany him. Huginn and Muninn, as they are known, acted as his spies and informers.