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.

Writhen Hilted Sword
Location: probably Germany
Dated: about 1480

Source & Copyright: Collection of Royal Armouries 

Writhen Hilted Sword

Location: probably Germany

Dated: about 1480

Source & Copyright: Collection of Royal Armouries 

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  13. nonblogsense said: Absolutely beautiful sword. I really love the hilt, just the hilt alone is epic. Beautifully wrought.
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    ooh, it’s all twisty.
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    This makes me happy.
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