BUCKLES, STRAP ENDS & FITTINGS

Make your own belts using our authentic replica Viking, Saxon & Medieval belt buckles, strap ends and belt fittings

Copies of original designs, cast by authentic lost-wax process in polished bronze. All designs are tough, solid and chunky i.e Designed for use!

VIKING / SAXON BUCKLES & STRAP ENDS

Note: All these buckles now come with wire "tongues" (See picture of RSB84B) rather than cast tongues as the wire tongues are stronger.

RSB45BBuckle with dot and ring designs found in E.Anglia, England, 8-9th century. To fit belt strap 25mm wide. - (out of stock) £20, US$, €
RSB44BBuckle, 7-9th century. Strap width up to 25mm. £20, US$, € RSBU4 - Saxon Buckle
RSB31BBuckle found near Liverpool, England, 9-11th century. To fit belt strap 23mm wide. £25, US$, €
RSB54BBuckle of common type, in use from Dark Age to Medieval times, 5-15th century. Strap width up to 20mm. - (out of stock) £13, US$, €
RSBU3 - English Buckle
RSB84BBuckle with zig-zag design. Suitable for Viking, Saxon or Norman. Strap width up to 25mm. £20, US$, €
RSBU9 - Zig zag buckle
SGS129Rus Viking belt buckle made from light coloured bronze. Strap width up to 20mm. £12, US$, € SGS129 - Rus Viking Belt Buckle
SGS130Rus Viking belt buckle made from light coloured bronze. Strap width up to 19mm. £12, US$, € SGS130 - Rus Viking Belt Buckle
RSSE41BIrish Strap End, 8-9th century. Width 25mm. £13, US$, €
RSSE39BStrap End found in York, 10-11th century. Width 16mm.
(Note: This strap end has pre-drilled holes for attachment (not pictured))
£13, US$, € RSSE4 - York Strap End
RSSE47BStrap End found in York, 10-11th century. Width 21mm. £13, US$, €
RSSE9 - York Strap End
RSSE37BLarge Viking Strap End, 9-10th century. Width 25mm.
(Note: This strap end has pre-drilled holes for attachment (not pictured)) - out of stock
£17, US$, € RSSE37B - Large Viking strap end
RSSE61BLarge Borre-style Strap End, 9-10th century. Width 23mm. - (out of stock) £17, US$, € RSSEBSB - Borre style Viking strap end
RSSE13BWinchester strap end, 9-10th century. Width 25mm. £17, US$, €

RSSE40BSmall Strap End, 9-10th century. Width 9mm. - (out of stock) £10, US$, € RSSE3 - Viking Strap End
RSSE23BStrap End found in Coppergate, York, 10th century. Width 11mm. - (out of stock) £10, US$, €

NORMAN / MEDIEVAL BUCKLES & STRAP ENDS

RSB70BNorman Buckle found in London, 11-13th century. Strap width up to 30mm. £20, US$, €
RSBU1 - Norman Buckle
RSSE38BNorman Strap End found in London, 11-12th century. Width 19mm. £13, US$, €

RSSE1 - Norman Strap End
RSB51BNorman Buckle with integral buckle plate in Romanesque style, 11-12th century. Strap width 23mm. £30, US$, € RSBU51 - Norman Buckle
RSSE19BNorman Strap End in Romanesque style, 11-12th century. Width 19mm. £15, US$, € RSSE19 - Norman Strap End
RSB54BBuckle of common type, in use from Dark Age to Medieval times, 5-15th century. Strap width up to 20mm. - (out of stock) £13, US$, € RSBU3 - English Buckle
RSB84BBuckle with zig-zag design. Suitable for Viking, Saxon or Norman. Strap width up to 25mm. £20, US$, €
RSBU9 - Zig zag buckle
SGS109AMedieval Buckle. To fit belt strap 10mm wide. £5, US$, €
SGS109BMedieval Buckle. To fit belt strap 13mm wide. £6, US$, €
SGS109CMedieval Buckle. To fit belt strap 14mm wide. £7, US$, €
RSB72BLate Medieval Spectacle Buckle, 14-17th century. To fit belt strap 12mm wide. £15, US$, €
RSB69BLarge Foliate Medieval D Buckle, 13-15th century. To fit belt strap 25mm wide. £24, US$, € Large Foliate Medieval D Buckle, 13-15th century
RSSE25BLate Medieval Strap End, 14-15th century. Width 12mm. - (out of stock) £10, US$, €

BELT STUDS

Suitable for Viking or Medieval

Each belt stud consists of a flower mount and a sprig for attachment, all cast together in one piece.

How to attach: Punch a 2mm round hole through the leather, push the sprig through, clip it off to size and then rivet it flat against the leather with the ball end of a hammer, ensuring that you protect the mount from damage by placing another piece of leather beneath it.

Note: The sprig is now thicker and shorter than the one pictured

RSS6BBronze flower stud, width 11mm. £8, US$, € each - (out of stock)

£35, US$, € for 5 - (out of stock)

£56, US$, € for 10 - (out of stock)

Bronze flower stud - belt mount. Note: The sprig is now thicker and shorter than the one pictured.
RSS6SSilver flower stud, width 11mm. £120, US$, € for 10 - (out of stock)

STERLING SILVER AND BRONZE BELT SETS

AD34 - Borre style with wolf head

Set inspired by various Viking age finds, 10th century. Fits strap width 28mm tapering to 22mm.

Bronze £115, US$, € We don't keep this item in stock. Click here for delivery times
Silver £290, US$, € We don't keep this item in stock. Click here for delivery times

AD35 - Gripping Beast

Buckle and hinged buckle plate, from Birka, Sweden, 9th-10th century, with strap end designed to match. Fits strap width 24mm tapering to 16mm.

Bronze £115, US$, € We don't keep this item in stock. Click here for delivery times
Silver £250, US$, € We don't keep this item in stock. Click here for delivery times

AD36 - Urnes Style

Belt set created using the Urnes style from the late Viking Age, 11th-12th century. Fits strap width 30mm tapering to 19mm.

Bronze £115, US$, € We don't keep this item in stock. Click here for delivery times
Silver £320, US$, € We don't keep this item in stock. Click here for delivery times

AD37 - Gokstad

Copy of a belt set from the Gokstad ship burial, Norway, 9th century. Fits strap width: 36mm.

Bronze £200, US$, €
Silver £500, US$, € We don't keep this item in stock. Click here for delivery times

ADF68 - Ringerike Style

Based on 11th century originals in Norwegian Ringerike style Takes strap width 38mm tapering to 28mm.

Bronze £125, US$, € We don't keep this item in stock. Click here for delivery times
Silver £330, US$, € We don't keep this item in stock. Click here for delivery times

SOLID BRASS "D" BUCKLES & "O" RINGS

Suitable for basic historical belts, straps and baldrics from all periods.

BABU12Brass Buckle, to fit 1/2" (12mm) strap £1.50, US$, € Brass buckle 12mm
BABU20Brass Buckle, to fit 3/4" (20mm) strap £2, US$, € Brass buckle 20mm
BABU25Brass Buckle, to fit 1" (25mm) strap £2.50, US$, € Brass buckle 25mm
BABU32Brass Buckle, to fit 1 1/4" (32mm) strap £3, US$, € Brass buckle 32mm
BABU40Brass Buckle, to fit 1 1/2" (40mm) strap £3.50, US$, € Brass buckle 40mm
BARI25Brass ring, 1 inch (25mm) £1.50, US$, € Brass Rings
BARI50Brass "axe" ring, 2 inch (50mm) £2.50, US$, €
BARI75Brass "axe" ring, 3 inch (75mm) £3.50, US$, €
RTAR1Axe hanger with 2 inch ring on leather strap £12, US$, € Brass ring axe hanger

BELT STRAPS


Made from tough, high quality 3-4mm leather. Each strap is at least 132cm / 52" long.

Double length straps are available but they may be made from two straps stitched together.

KRLS12 - 1/2" (12mm) Belt strap - £5, US$, €
 

* The brown leather is top quality, but shades vary depending upon availability of leather.

KRLS19 - 3/4" (19mm) Belt strap - £6, US$, €
 

* The brown leather is top quality, but shades vary depending upon availability of leather.

1 inch wide Strap with knotwork design

KRLS25 - 1" (25mm) Belt strap - £8, US$, €

 

* The brown leather is top quality, but shades vary depending upon availability of leather.

KRLS32 - 1 1/4" (32mm) Belt strap - £9, US$, €
 

* The brown leather is top quality, but shades vary depending upon availability of leather.

KRLS38 - 1 1/2" (38mm) Belt strap - £10, US$, €
 

* The brown leather is top quality, but shades vary depending upon availability of leather.

1 1/2 inch wide strap with knotwork design

KRLS38 - 1 1/2" (38mm) embossed knotwork belt strap - £25, US$, €

KRLS45 - 1 3/4" (45mm) Belt strap - £12, US$, €
 

* The brown leather is top quality, but shades vary depending upon availability of leather.

BRASS FITTINGS

Made from 0.6mm sheet brass.

FG1Belt mounts (Require FWRV1 copper rivets for attachment). Suitable for Roman, Eastern Viking, Norman and Medieval belts. Width 19mm. £5, US$, € for 10
£30, US$, € for 100
Belt Mount
FG2Belt plaque with dragon design, 12th Century (Requires drilling 4 holes and adding 4 x FWRV2 copper rivets for attachment). Dimensions 25mm x 50mm. £2, US$, € each
£15, US$, € for 10
Belt Plaque
FG3Buckle plate. Width 25mm. (Buckle not included). Includes 2 x FWRV1 copper rivets for attachment. £3, US$, € each Buckle Plate
RSBP6BDecorated buckle plate. Designs vary. Width 25mm. Includes 2 x FWRV1 copper rivets for attachment. £12, US$, € each Decorated buckle Plate

COPPER RIVETS

Made from solid copper. A soft metal that is ideal for easy riveting.

Instructions for use of 1/8" domed copper rivet: Make an 1/8" (3mm) hole in the leather using a hole punch. Push the rivet through the leather so that the head of the rivet is pressed against the leather. Push the shaft of the rivet through the metal fitting that you want to attach. Clip off the shaft as close as possible to the fitting using a pair of pliers. Rest the head of the rivet on a piece of leather placed on an anvil and gently peen over the other end of the rivet by striking around it repeatedly with the ball end of a hammer.

FWRV1Domed copper rivets - for attaching brass fittings and strap ends RSSE4, RSSE6, RSSE8 & RSSE9. 1/8" x 1/2" (2.5mm x 12.5mm)£5, US$, € for 10
£28, US$, € for 100
FWRV2Domed copper rivets - for attaching strap ends RSSE3, RSSE7 & RSSE10. 1/16" x 1/2" (1.25mm x 12.5mm) £4, US$, € for 10
£24, US$, € for 100

IRON BUCKLES

Hand made on a traditional forge. This type of buckle was popular during the Iron Age, but was also in use right up to the Viking age.

TMB5Iron Age / Viking Buckle, width 5cm £22, US$, € RT3 - Iron age / Viking buckle RT3 - Iron age / Viking buckle on belt