St.James, Clerkenwell, London
Beautifully carved memorial to Elizabeth Partridge, 1702
That last shot of the stone stela coming out of the water. Wow. I was expecting it to be covered with sediments and other sea life stuff, but no! It’s pristine looking!
This is still so awesome to me
Handmade Swords - Viikinkimiekka X
- Maker: jarkko1
- Measurements: overall length: 93cm, blade length: 77, weight: 1215g
The sword, close to the R–S-types, features a blade with pattern welded with solid carbon steel edges. It has a hollow cross, and the upperguard and pommel are made from iron and they are filled with walnut wood.
Between the pommel lobes you can find twisted silver wire. The grip is made of walnut wood and moose antlers; the scabbard is made from pinewood, with leather covering and linen/wool inside while the strap slide is also made from moose antler.
Source: Copyright © 2014 Jarkko Niskanen