Swords from Norse mythology: Hrotti – part of Fafnir's treasure – which Sigurd took after he slew the dragon


Hrotti is a sword in the Völsung cycle (Fáfnismál, Völsunga saga, 20). It was a part of Fáfnir’s treasure, which Sigurðr took after he slew the dragon. Kemp Malone suggested that Hrotti was etymologically related to Hrunting.

This artifact is a part of SwordTemple Library

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