Arming sword

Arming Sword Dated: circa 1530-50 There’s a pair of faceted arms carrying at their head an inverted U-shaped bar ridged made en suite with the quillon terminals. The hilt of the sword is a variation of the Type 16 discussed in A.V.B. Norman, The Rapier and Small-Sword 1460-1820, London 1980, pp. 80-82. A sword with a very closely comparable hilt is alternatively given a Spanish late 15th century attribution by Oakeshott. Type XVIIIc

Arming Sword Dated: circa There’s a pair of faceted arms carrying at…

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The style of sword that the Fang Blade is based on: a hand and a half sword. Of course, the Fang Blade's blade is golden and sort of has a pearly-shimmer to it.

This sword could arguably be a Type XVI or a XIV. Due to it's length and diamond cross section above the fuller I have opted to include it in Oakeshott's Type XVI.  Reign of Jean II of France (1350-1364), reign of Philippe VI (1328-1350) Lettering in gilt brass in the central fuller: "Nulla de virtutibus tuis major clementia est" ("None of your virtues are greater than clemency"). Overall length: 97 cm (38.2")…

This sword could arguably be a Type XVI or a XIV. Due to it's length and diamond cross section above the fuller I have opted to include it in Oakeshott's Type XVI. Reign of Jean II of France (1350-1364), reign of Philippe VI (1328-1350) Lettering in gilt brass in the central fuller: "Nulla de virtutibus tuis major clementia est" ("None of your virtues are greater than clemency"). Overall length: 97 cm (38.2")…

Medieval Arming Sword Handmade Wooden Sword

Medieval Arming Sword Handmade Wooden Sword

14th century sword Type XIV Overall Length 36.6" Blade Length 30.1" Grip 3.7" Blade Width 2.4"

century sword Type XIV Overall Length Blade Length Grip Blade Width

This is gorgeous! Clean lines. No useless embellishments. Just a simple and deadly sword.

Clean lines. No useless embellishments. Just a simple and deadly sword.

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Here are some facts about the Middle Ages most people don't know. Enjoy! ~ Based on want I know of the Middle Ages, this is correct

Here are some facts about the Middle Ages most people don't know. Enjoy!

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OC010- Late 15th C Italian arming sword.  This single handed sword is mounted with a with a fullered double-edged blade formed with a short point and ricasso at the forte. This would be a Type XIX blade shape. The crosspiece has stout arms and an early example of a side ring. The side ring is integral to the guard with its roots, of round section, extending down the edges of the blade for a short distance. It then turns 90 degrees from the plan and transitions into a rectangular cross…

OC010- Late 15th C Italian arming sword. This single handed sword is mounted with a with a fullered double-edged blade formed with a short point and ricasso at the forte. This would be a Type XIX blade shape. The crosspiece has stout arms and an early example of a side ring. The side ring is integral to the guard with its roots, of round section, extending down the edges of the blade for a short distance. It then turns 90 degrees from the plan and transitions into a rectangular cross…

A very particular 13th century European arming sword.                                                                                                                                                                                 More

A very particular century European arming sword.

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