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.

Calendar Sword

  • Dated: blade ~ about 1686; hilt ~ 16th century
  • Culture: German

Source & Copyright: Royal Armouries

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    Long after swords stop being practical, they kept being carried.
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