The Sword, chapter III: European swords, first generation 1700-1500 B.C.

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Here comes the story of when, where and how European craftsmen and warriors added lenght to their native daggers (in prep.).

 

The Bronze Age Sword Series include five replicas from this stage:

 

No. 6 HAJDUSAMSON

(Hajdusamson, Hungary, c. 1600 B.C.)

Ogival blade with pronounced central rib, full metal hilt, cast in one piece, bronze. Total lenght c. 54 cm, weight 1010g. Replica of original. 1195 EUR.

No. 7 BLINDHEIM

(Blindheim, Norway, c. 1600 B.C.)

Ogival blade with ridged cross section, socketed bronze hilt with pommel piece of polished walnut. Hilt and blade cast as separate pieces, fastened with two rivets. Total lenght c. 57 cm, weight 648g, point of balance 36,5cm from point. Replica of original. Introductory offer:Price: 1010 EUR

No. 8 NEBRA

(Nebra, Germany, c. 1600 B.C.)

Ogival riveted blade , socketed hilt section made as two halves, top section in gold imitation (brass) and bronze pommel. Hilt and blade cast as separate pieces. Both blade and hilt have ornamental copper inlays. (the image is a preliminary model-image, the actual sword might differ in finish and details). Replica of original. Price:

COMING SOON!

No. 9. SALGAREDA

(Salgareda, Italy, c. 1600 B.C. )

Riveted blade type Sauerbrunn, ridged cross section, bronze. Hilt from polished maple. (the image is a preliminary model-image, the actual sword might differ in finish and details). Replica of original. Introductory offer: 857 EUR.

No. 10 DROUWEN

(Drouwen, Netherland, c. 1600 B.C.)

Riveted blade type Sögel, ridged cross section, bronze. Hilt from polished ash. (the image is a preliminary model-image, the actual sword might differ in finish and details). Replica of original. Price:

COMING SOON!

 

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