Roman Magnus Gladius Short Sword And Scabbard Bone Or Wood Handle For Sale
The SOTWMAGNUS Gladius! Perfect for Roman Re-enactors, Gladiators, and Collectors!
Our own Soul of the WarriorGladius POMPEII "MAGNUS" Design boasts a realBONE OR WOODhandle, wooden pommel and guard in hardwood, proper brass inset on guard, proper blade with no ricasso, proper tip, an excellent scabbard in vegetable tanned leather that can be dyed to nearly any color! One Piece blade and tang (not a welded on end piece!). Scabbard has been redesigned for the MAGNUS version with improved design that is more accurate than any before. Scabbard is based on the one pictured in Bishop and Coulston Page 81, Figure 5, with images from Christian Miks, Plate A549. Blade is based on page 79 figure 2 of B&C. Ready to hit the field out of the box! The pommel nut is brass and can be ground down to hide the hex, replaced, or opened and peened over. Blade is forged mild steel approx 22 inches long (overall is about 30 inches) and will take an edge (we do not ship them sharpened). The ring attachments are SOLID finally (no more broken solders!!!!!!!!!!) The brass rings are soldered shut, and the leaf rosetts are now integral to the side rails of the scabbard!!! (No more lost pieces). Also a redesign of the botttom of the scabbard means no more bent metal pieces! MUCH MORE SOLID DESIGN!! Our best design yet, and FINALLY one we can be thrilled with. Be sure to check out the photos.
Available in Tan (Natural) dark red, blue, green, and black, please specify the color you desire via emaiil after you win! Please allow 2-3 days to dye and cure colored scabbards.
Available withHARDWOOD or BONE grip. Please also specify after winning!
NOTE: sale is for ONE sword and SCABBARD in the color of your choice and grip style of your choice. The pics show more than one for color and detail purposes!!!!
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