Roman Gladiator's Sword

£154.95

Roman Gladiator's Sword

Limited stock - 4 available | Item Code: G4140

£154.95
  • Historically Accurate
  • Official Denix Product
  • Collecting History
This is a replica of a Roman Gladiator's sword from the Roman period, 1st Century b.C. When it comes to practicing swordsmanship, training weapons are a vital compoment. This Roman Sword wasn't only used by Gladiators for training but given as a symbol of freedom if the Gladiator survived the arena, living long enough to retire. Gladius is a Latin word for sword used in the Roman period, it is used to represent the primary sword of Ancient Roman Foot Soliders. The early Roman sword, the gladius, was like many swords of that time, there was no cross-guard and the hilt was usually just a prolongation of the blade. After the first century b.C, an iron sword was adopted that used two-edged parallel sides, the sword was carried often in an ornamental scabbard, this particular replica comes with one.

Specification

  • Height: 73 cm
  • Width: 73 cm
  • Material: metal
  • Weight: 1.98kg

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