MDW will be auctioning off their exquisite Folkvrärthr sword, with 100% of the proceeds going to Samaritan’s Purse for helping to rebuild Japan, New Zealand, and Haiti as well. The sword itself was forged from 1095 and 8670 pattern welded steel made by Rick Barrett of Barrett Custom Knives. Grinding, heat treating, and shaping as well as the antler carving was accomplished by David DelaGardelle , while the copper guard fitting was done by Andy Davis. The deer antler was donated by Shad Peters, a professional guitar building luthier and friend of MDW.
If you wish to bid, the auction begins this Saturday, March 19th at 7:00 pm EDT and will end on Saturday March 26th at 7:00 PM EDT. MDW asks that the starting minimum bid be $500 USD. Send bids to: MDWauction@gmail.com, with subject line the price of you bid and the content to include the price and your name. Updates on the current bidding status will be posted on Facebook and Twitter every day at 7:00 PM EDT and each individual bidder via email every night so that they know the current standing.
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