This is is a fast, light, fully functional sword that first appeared around 1300. It was developed to defeat the rapid improvement in armour around that time so can be used for both cutting and thrusting. Suitable for both HEMA and most styles of medieval combat reenactment.
The Gladius was the main weapon of the Roman Legionary. Our "Pompeii" style Gladius was the most popular style of Gladius and was used throughout the Roman Empire for from its inception to its fall.
Inspired from swords used during the late 14th through to the mid-16th centuries, this is a hand and a half length sword and is fully functional. It is ideal for HEMA study - recreating the longswords from Fiore, Talhoffer, etc. This is very popular sword with our customers!
Fully functional 14th - 15th Century Medieval Sword with scabbard and belt. Suitable for HEMA and most forms of medieval re-enactment combat. This type of sword was designed to find gaps in armour and thrust through them so the fine sharp point may need to be modified buy the purchaser depending on the rule set of his or her club or combat style.
13th - 15th Century Falcion in high carbon EN45 steel