Lot 1155: Viking Firesteel Group
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 9th-12th century AD. A pair of firesteels comprising: a hand-forged square-section bar with recurved ends and scrolled terminals; a hand-forged square-section iron bar with scooped broad end, recurved tapered extension, ring around body with S-shaped links and suspension ring to other end. 88 grams total, 6-14cm (2 1/4 - 5 1/2"). Property of a European collector; acquired before 2000. [2, No Reserve]
Condition Report: Fine condition.