Early Medieval Sword Scabbard, Entry level


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We are delighted to offer our Entry level sword scabbards as part of our new range.

The Scabbard is built with a felted wool lined wooden core with integral strap slide (Spruce) and covered with Veg tan cow leather which is hand sewn using natural linen thread.

The simple tie belt is made from Veg-tan Cow leather. Please select the length you require from the drop down menu.

We make these to order so please allow 4-6 weeks for production and dispatch, if you are on a deadline please contact us before ordering

****Please note that the leather is natural un dyed veg tan, it will darken to a mellow Brown with time and use****

Suitable for portrayal of a 8th – 11th C ‘European’ persona.

This is accepted for use within:

The Vikings (NFPS)

Regia Anglorum.

Many other Groups and Societies also accept these for use, if in doubt please check with your group/society Authenticity/Provenance Officer or refer to your kit Guides. If you would like to add your Group or Society to the above list please let us know.


Scabbard construction follows examples from the period finds from the 9th – 11th C.

Leather and Leatherworking in Anglo-Scandinavian and Medieval York – Q.Mould, I.Carlisle & E.Cameron, page 3360, find reference 15894-6

Additional information

Blade width at cross guard

45mm, 50mm, 55mm, 60mm

Blade width before rounding

20mm, 25mm, 30mm, 35mm

Blade Length, Cross guard to tip

20", 21", 22", 23", 24", 25", 26", 27", 28", 29", 30", 31", 32", 33"

Belt Length (your waist/where you wear it)

25-30", 30-35", 35-40", 40-45", 45-50", 50-55"

Side worn

Left, Right

Scabbard top shape

Flat cross guard, Curved cross guard

Blade Thickness at thickest point

2mm, 2.5mm, 3mm, 3.5mm, 4mm, 4.5mm, 5mm, 5.5mm, 6mm

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