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Viking sword discovered in Patara,Turkey

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As part of excavation works in the ancient city of Patara along the Mediterranean coast of Turkey, archaeologists have uncovered an exceptional Viking sword, believed to be nearly 1,000 years old.

Later renamed to Arsinoe, the region was once a thriving maritime city, situated on the south-west coast of Lycia close to the present-day village of Gelemiş in the Antalya Province. Speaking about the latest finding, Feyzullah Şahin, a member of the research team, said –

https://www.realmofhistory.com/2018/11/28/viking-sword-patara-turkey/

https://www.thevintagenews.com/2018/12/12/viking-sword-discovered-in-turkey/

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OverSword

I would love to see one without all the corrosion.

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sci-nerd
20 minutes ago, OverSword said:

I would love to see one without all the corrosion.

You can. Although they are replications (the next best thing).

http://lmgtfy.com/?t=i&q=viking+sword+replica

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