Viking Belt, Birka 750, Chestnut
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Product number: 4213
Viking Age belt based on the find from grave Bj 750 in Birka, Sweden. We have examined the actual finds in person at the Swedish History Museum.
Hand-made from durable oxhide, the belt comes with historically accurate bronze fittings and a strap end. The thick belt is sturdy enough to keep even heavier items hanging from it nicely.
- Material: Leather belt and bronze fittings
- Size of buckle: 45 x 35 mm
- Size of strap end: 35 x 22 mm
- Belt Length: Available in 3 lengths (check the size guide)
- Belt Width: 20 mm
- Belt Thickness: 2.5 - 3 mm (8 oz)
- Color: Chestnut
- The belt comes with ready-made holes
NOTE: Make sure to choose the correct length for your belt. You will not be able to shorten the belt without having to re-attach the strap end.
A belt belongs to the basics of a Viking outfit, together with a tunic, trousers and shoes. richly decorated belts were not used by everyone. Anything that serving as a belt could be used to tie the tunic at the waist - such as a piece of rope, cloth or a simple leather strap with an iron ring. Belts ranged in width from 12 mm to 40 mm, which is evident in finds from the Viking Age.