Jessica Townshend

Jessica Townshend

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A German two-hand Processional sword, early 17th century. With long near-flat blade widening slightly towards a short spear point, an orb mark inlaid in latten on one side, long ricasso formed with a pair of slender forward-curved lugs and retaining its original leather covering over wooden fillets, blackened iron hilt of bars of diamond section.  original leather covering. L. overall: 173.5 cm - L. blade: 125 cm - W.: 37 cm.

German two-hand Processional sword, early c. Long near-flat blade widening…

A Fine German Two-Hand Processional Sword Mid-Late 16th Century

A Fine German Two-Hand Processional Sword Mid-Late Century

German or Swiss Two Handed Sword (Hand & a Half Sword) With Flamberge Blade Circa 1570 .

I was about to pin this saying the crossguard was good but the blade was stupid. Then I looked at what a flamberge is. ~ German or Swiss Two Handed Sword (Hand & a Half Sword) With Flamberge Blade Circa 1570 .

A composite two-handed sword: Germany dating: 16th Century

A composite two-handed sword: Germany dating: Century

From the Royal Ontario Museum

Ethnographic Arms & Armour - When in Toronto, do not miss the Royal Ontario Museum

Zweihander - a pink grip?  I've never seen such.  Might be a modern addition. I do like the flor di lis in the rings of the hilt.

Zweihander - a pink grip? I've never seen such. Might be a modern addition. I do like the flor di lis in the rings of the hilt.

19th century two handed flamberge sword.

century two handed flamberge greatsword.

Two-handed Sword      Dated: first quarter of the 17th century     Culture: Spanish

Two-handed Sword Dated: first quarter of the century Culture: Spanish Measurements: length