Crusader Arming Sword with "Invictus" Engraving
One of Histories most interesting time period has to be the Crusades. They are quite complex with many strange and interesting facets. One of which is the zeal by which many European men took to the Crusades. The tenacity and strength of will to endure such hardship would be unthinkable today. The prospect of purging ones soul through the contest arms in the name of God has a strength and power that cannot be
The Inscription reads, "Invictus" which translated means, "Undefeated"!
Much like the people of the Crusades, their weapons were equally incredible. This sword has a 30" blade with an overall length, just over 37". The fuller runs about 4/5 of the blade and terminates nicely. The Crossguard are handsomely shaped and curve slightly towards the blade. The leather handle is covered in a black leather with raised portions for better control. The Octagonal pommel offsets the weight nicely making this a very manageable blade.
It comes with a black leather scabbard and a wooden core. The Chap and Collar of the scabbard are wonderful additions to this already amazing sword.
delivery time is extended for engraving time.