1. A weapon consisting typically of a long, straight or slightly curved, pointed blade having one or two cutting edges and set into a hilt.
2. An instrument of death or destruction.
The sword of Henri the Forth, a wedding gift from the city of Paris. Dated 1600. Material: steel, gold and mother-of-pearl.
Source: My Armoury
Posted March 27, 2012 at 4:43 pm
That’s really neat detail; awesome. And unless I’m very much mistaken, signs of the zodiac? Cool stuff.
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