A viking boots from the period of 800 - 1100 AD, the pattern corresponds to an archeological find from Haithabu. Typically for viking shoes, the sole is raised up at the heel and phases out in a triangular shape.The shaft reaches til over the ankle, and the shoes are being closed with four leather tabs and toggles.The whole shoe is made from vegetable tanned cow hide, the sole is fixed by high stable nails.
The robustness of shoes according to historical patterns may not meet the modern requirements!
They are quite sensitive to asphalt, concrete stones and gravel. These floor coverings did not exist in the Middle Ages!
We therefore recommend wearing pattens (medieval wooden overshoes), insoles or to retrofit them with rubbersoles at the shoemaker of your choice.
- Material: cow hide
- Upper leather: approx. 2,5 mm
- Sole leather: approx. 7 mm
- Sizes: 37 - 48
European size. If your feet are wide or you want to wear heavy woolen socks or shoe insoles, we always recommend the purchase of a bigger size.
*Dear customer: The production of these shoes is completely by-hand. Although we have many sizes on our warehouse, it's possible that at the moment of placing your order the chosen size is not on stock. Please, send a message and we will inform you about the estimated production time.
**Special size orders: For larger or smaller sizes than shown on the options, please, contact us.