Roman Gladius - Mainz

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EU2042
  • roman, gladius, sword
  • roman, gladius, sword
$389.00

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Description

The Gladius, one of history’s most iconic swords was a mainstay of the Roman Legionnaire. A light weight, quick, close combat sword. Combined with the large scutum shield, and Roman tactics, these swords were at the peak of armed combat technology. Aiding in carving out Rome’s vast Empire.

This sword in Mainz profile is hand crafted from spring steel. Featuring a fully sharpened, functional ridged blade. The hilt is made from a combination of rosewood and brass components. Complemented with a wooden bound scabbard, fitted with hanging eyes. A fantastic traditional sword.

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Specifications

DIMENSIONS

  • Sheathed length - 755mm
  • Drawn length - 716mm
  • Blade length – 518mm
  • Handle with Guard – 198mm
  • Cross guard widt -90mm
  • Sheathed weight - 1.37kg
  • Drawn weight - 1.2kg
  • POB - 83mm
  • POP - 415mm

  • MATERIALS & CONSTRUCTION

  • Blade Material - 1075 Spring Steel
  • Tang - Full flat tang with threaded tip
  • Edge - Fully sharpened
  • Guard - Rosewood
  • Pommel - Rosewood with brass nut
  • Handle - Rosewood with brass washers
  • Sheath - Timber w/ faux leather trip

  • As this is a handmade product, individual specifications may vary.
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    1 Review

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      Roman Gladius - Mainz

      Posted by Craig on 7th Jul 2020

      I've wanted to purchase a Good replica of a Roman Mainz Gladius for a while now, and I'm Very Pleased with this one. Fantastic finish, detail and feel. Would recommend having this Gladius in Your collection.

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