Anglo-Saxon Fetter Lane Sword with Sheath, 8th c., Damascus Steel Blade
Swords with anthropomorphic fist are rare archaeological discoveries. This leads to the assumption that such swords may have been ceremonial weapons reserved exclusively for warriors of higher position. The limited size of these daggers and...
With their distinctive cruciform protector and Brazil nut pommel, they are similar in weight and static balance and offer virtually identical handling characteristics. Both are harmonically balanced, optimizing the handling characteristics for...