Templar Sword - Deluxe

£130

The Templar Sword is a product of the world famous Art Gladius factory in the historic sword manufacturing city of Toledo, Spain.

The “Deluxe” range of swords have a much more decorated finish than their plain counterparts. The hilt fittings and grips are painted with bright enamel paint to accentuate the details of the intricate designs

It features the words SIGILLUM MILITUM TEMPLI XPISTI (Seal of the Knights of Christ) emblazoned around the pommel encircling a Templar Cross with knotwork decoration.

The guard also features the Cross Pattée and heraldic imagery on the quillons, and the “Two Knights on One Horse” (said to symbolise the poverty of the order) symbol at the centre of the guard. The handle also features Christian symbology and a black textured grip. The stainless steel blade features etched heraldic designs. This item has a blunt blade and is manufactured for display only.

The Knights Templar Order was established in 1118 to ensure the custody of the Holy places and to protect the pilgrimage routes. The Knights Templar Order reached its peak in the 13th Century. The Knights Templar considered themselves as knights of God, protectors of the church and Christianity. Their motto was:"NON NOBIS, DOMINE, NON NOBIS, SED TUO NOMINI DA GLORIAM". "Give Glory, not for us, God, not for us, but for your name".

The medieval Knights Templar fought alongside King Richard I (Richard The Lion Hearted) and other Crusaders in the battles for the Holy Lands.


Total length: 100cm
Blade length: 83cm
Grip length: 10cm
Weight: 864g
Blade thickness (base): 0.4cm
Blade width (base): 4cm
Blade: Stainless Steel
Edge: Blunt
Pommel: Threaded
ScabbardNot Included

 

All dimensions are approximate.

Notes:

  • These weapons have a blunted edge and are designed for display purposes only.
  • We Age Verify all blade purchases and may contact you for proof of age. Please be aware that under UK law you must be aged 18 or over to purchase any of our blades.

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