Kalle Kylmänen

Kalle Kylmänen

Kalle Kylmänen
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Hand-and-half sword, ca. 1400–1430  Probably Germany  Steel and copper alloy

Hand-and-half sword, ca. Probably Germany Steel and copper alloy. Kate's note: ah, one from the right general time frame for Parts II and III.

Sword and wooden shield found at Boringholm, near Horsens, Denmark. The sword is an Oakeshott Type XVIa blade from the 14th century, and is listed as XVIa.3 in Records of the Medieval Sword. The leather on the sword is original.   Image from the Danish Nationalmuseet.

Sword and wooden shield found at Boringholm, near Horsens, Denmark. The sword is an Oakeshott Type XVIa blade from the century, and is listed as in Records of the Medieval Sword. The leather on the sword is original. Image from the Danish Nationalmuseet.

Longsword circa 1400, possibly Italian. The grip is not original. Philadelphia Museum of Art

Philadelphia Museum of Art - Collections Object : Sword

Hand and a Half Sword, 15th century. European. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of William H. Riggs, 1913 (14.25.1196) | The name of this type of sword refers to the length of its hilt, which allows it to be wielded with one hand or two. #swords

Hand and a Half Sword Date: century Culture: European Medium: Steel, leather, wood Dimensions: L. of blade, 36 in. g) Classification: Swords

Napoleonic Swords and Sabers Collection

Napoleonic Sword- this sword is a French Light cavalry type.

Schiavona Sword Dated: probably 19th century made in the 17th century style Culture: Austrian Measurements: overall length 98 cm

Schiavona Sword Dated: probably century made in the century style Culture: Austrian Measurements: overall length 98 cm

Italy, 16th century

A crab-hilted sword, Italy, late century. Curved blade with triple fuller; iron hilt with double quillons bent toward the blade, ring and shell-shaped guard; grip with metallic wire bindings;

Longsword ("hand-and-a-half" sword), 1350-1425. Germany or perhaps Switzerland. HAM #1996.01.2. The Higgins Armory Museum.

Longsword (“hand-and-a-half” sword) Origin Germany or Switzerland, Materials Steel and iron Measure O. 47 blade L. 36 blade width at hilt cm;