The Sword, chapter V: Age of Fire

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Here comes the story of how European warriors changed their world views, their ways of death and burial, and how a rugged and highly functional native european sword type came to enter the Eastern Mediterranean in an age of fire and destruction.

 

The Bronze Age Sword Series includes seven items from this stage.

No. 15 ILLERTISSEN

(Illertissen, Germany, c. 1100 B.C.)

Metal hilted sword type Dreiwulst. Tanged blade with ridged cross-section and ricasso, blade and hilt cast as separate pieces, bronze. Pommel with hole for wrist strap. Total lenght c. 68cm (the image is a preliminary model-image, the actual sword might differ in finish and details). Replica of original. Introductory offer: 857 EUR.

No. 16 X

(Nordic BA III sword, 1300-1100 B.C.)

Metal hilted sword type Nordic BA III.

COMING SOON !

No. 17 HUNGARY

(Unkn. provenance, Hungary, c.1100-1000 B.C.

Metal hilted sword type Schalenknauf. Tanged blade with ridged cross-section and ricasso, blade and hilt cast as separate pieces, bronze. Pommel with hole for wrist strap. Total lenght c. 65 cm (the image is a preliminary model-image, the actual sword might differ in finish and details). Replica of original. Introductory offer: 857 EUR.

No. 18 MAINZ

(Mainz, Germany, 1000-750 B.C.

Metal hilted sword type Mörigen.

COMING SOON !

No. 19 BAD SCHUSSENRIED

(Bad Schussenried, Germany, c. 1000-750 B.C.)

Metal hilted sword type Corcelettes (Antenna).

COMING SOON !

No. 20 PREINERSDORF

(Preinersdorf, Germany, c. 1000-750 B.C.)

Metal hilted sword type Auvernier.

COMING SOON !

No. 21 X

(Type Naue II)

Type Naue II.

COMING SOON !

 

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