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Short sword xiphos with sheath laconia spartan fifth century bc (ws401178)

2053
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Net Price: €126.67 155.80


SHORT SWORD XIPHOS with sheath


It’s a Spartan variant of the Greek sword Xiphos. Popular weapon on the Helladic territory form I Millennium BC. Used mostly in the 5th century BC during the wars with Persia and Peloponnesian War.

Specifications:

Length: 38 cm
Weight: 0,5 kg

The blade is double-edged wider at the base and at the foible with cylindrical shape. The guard is pointed downward. The whole hilt is casted of bronze, like its antique original.
The scabbard is wooden, covered by natural leather and strengthened by bronze fitting with two rings at the throat.

  (WS401178)