Art of Swords

Sword
/sôrd/
Noun
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.

Bronze Age Swords
(from buttom up)
Bronze Age Sword - Fifteenth Century B.C. Single bronze casting. Length Overall: 68cm. Weight: 1500gr 
Bronze Age Sword - Tenth Century B.C. Bronze casting in a single piece. Length Overall:   63cm. Weight: 1600gr
Falcata - Third Century B.C. (Spain) with bronze grip. Steel single edge blade, curved and broad towards the point. Length Overall: 63cm. Weight: 1350gr
Celtic Sword - First Century B.C. Anthropomorphous bronze grip. Diamond section steel blade.  Length Overall: 64cm.  Weight: 950gr.
~~~
Source: A Work of Art

Bronze Age Swords

(from buttom up)

Bronze Age Sword - Fifteenth Century B.C. Single bronze casting. Length Overall: 68cm. Weight: 1500gr 

Bronze Age Sword - Tenth Century B.C. Bronze casting in a single piece. Length Overall:   63cm. Weight: 1600gr

Falcata - Third Century B.C. (Spain) with bronze grip. Steel single edge blade, curved and broad towards the point. Length Overall: 63cm. Weight: 1350gr

Celtic Sword - First Century B.C. Anthropomorphous bronze grip. Diamond section steel blade.  Length Overall: 64cm.  Weight: 950gr.

~~~

Source: A Work of Art

Hide notes

  1. laiesken reblogged this from art-of-swords
  2. solnishka1927 reblogged this from art-of-swords
  3. mralvareishon reblogged this from art-of-swords
  4. saosmshi reblogged this from art-of-swords
  5. jdrevezzo reblogged this from offense-is-the-best-defence and added:
    Love these!
  6. sitheria reblogged this from offense-is-the-best-defence
  7. rustyswordtavern reblogged this from offense-is-the-best-defence
  8. silvermoonlight-gj reblogged this from offense-is-the-best-defence
  9. offense-is-the-best-defence reblogged this from art-of-swords
  10. totallynotagentphilcoulson reblogged this from fyeahswords
  11. sweetestsiren reblogged this from art-of-swords
  12. darkomens reblogged this from art-of-swords
  13. ruiwithaheartofgold reblogged this from thewintercynic
  14. bruchtal reblogged this from art-of-swords
  15. districtunrest reblogged this from old-skarletfyre
  16. turtlesstampede reblogged this from sapientpears
  17. burgermitai reblogged this from art-of-swords
  18. hundredpercentofe reblogged this from fyeahswords
  19. perunaprofeetta reblogged this from art-of-swords
  20. tower-ofpimps reblogged this from fyeahswords
  21. tobeaturncloak reblogged this from art-of-swords
  22. gaelicfire reblogged this from art-of-swords
  23. armsandarmor reblogged this from art-of-swords
  24. mclindemann reblogged this from theywillliveagaininfreedom
  25. myskylark reblogged this from art-of-swords