Windlass

No matter what kind of historical weapon you are looking for, you will find Windlass products relevant to your interests. Windlass excels in making functional weapons that double as works of art. Buying a Sword carries not only battle ready swords but various other medieval polearms, war hammers, functional maces, and an assortment of LARP weapons. A number of their high carbon steel and foam latex weapons are inspired by popular fantasy series like Lord of the Rings, the Wheel of Time, Assassins Creed, Game of Thrones, and Conan the Barbarian. In addition to these licensed weapons, Windlass crafts a variety of other fantasy swords and weapons with striking looks. Their historical designs come in a range of options, as well, such as Greek swords, Scottish claymores, military sabers, medieval spears, Middle Eastern daggers, and medieval axes. In addition to functional blades, Windlass also produces excellent replica weapons and decorative swords and daggers with detailed engravings and sculpted handles that make fine display pieces and collectors items. Browse among the Windlass weapons here at Buying a Sword to see the wealth of options available to you.
Viking Ulfbert Sword
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This Viking Ulfberht Sword is a stellar replica modeled from a sword shown in Ian Pierces book Swords of the Viking Age. An old legend has it that a Nordic smith named Ulfberht developed the first all steel blade.
Price: $210.00
The Atlantean Sword From Conan the Barbarian
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The Atlantean Sword is hand-forged from 1085 high carbon steel and tempered to 52 HRC for strength. This swords has been expertly reproduced and is an exact replica of the sword used on screen from the movie Conan The Barbarian.
Price: $355.00
Lord of the Rings Uruk-hai LARP Sword
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This simple looking sword is modeled after the blade that was wielded by numerous Urukhai during The Lord of the Rings trilogy. The Urukhai Sword is designed to take advantage of the wielders brute strength and ferocity.
Price: $75.00
On Sale For: $60.00
Falchion Sword
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Although the double-edged sword gets most of the press, the single-edged falchion was favored by a great many knights and men at arms. The wide cutting blade was quite effective against mail thanks to its weight balance.
Price: $185.00
Seax
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The seax, or sax, was universal in Northern Europe. Carried and used by the Saxons, Angles, Vikings, and German tribes, its use probably dated before the fall of Rome and continued on into the early Middle Ages.
Price: $125.00
Raven Claw Fighting Knife
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The Raven Claw Fighting Knife is crafted from high carbon, tempered steel and comes with matching decorative scabbard. This wicked knife hilt is cast metal, and the deadly blade is blackened to a deep black luster with a nice balance.
Price: $95.00
Greek Falcata
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The inward curving blade on the Falcata delivers a tremendous blow and could split both shield and helmet. This sword is considered to be of Greek, or possibly Etruscan origin, its use spread into Southern Russia and also Spain.
Price: $195.00
Classic Hoplite Sword
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The leaf shaped blade was quite popular throughout the ancient world. Our Hoplite Sword features a steel guard and pommel with a wooden grip covered with leather. The high carbon steel blade makes this sword ideal for re-enactments.
Price: $165.00
Raptor Sword
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We have named this new fantasy sword for the fierce prehistoric predator. The pommel is in the form of its deadly claw, but of course, the long curving blade is the real force of this beast. It includes a scabbard.
Price: $215.00
Spartan Lakonia Short Sword
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The Spartan army was one of the toughest on record. They devoted themselves to being the best of the best. This leaf shaped blade is high carbon steel, and the grip is bronze. Scabbard is wood covered in leather.
Price: $145.00
Damascus Viking Sword
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Early Viking swords were forged from layers of iron interwoven with strands of steel to produce a very tough sword. This is a beautiful reproduction of an actual artifact found in Finland, fit for any Viking warrior.
Price: $425.00
Historical Thor's Hammer
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Thor was a powerful god, but a great deal of his prowess and might was derived from this legendary hammer, Mjolnir. This Historical Thor's Hammer recreates that legendary weapon in a style that corresponds with the Viking era.
Price: $150.00
Musketeer Rapier
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The musket, though the prime weapon of the French Musketeers, was a cumbersome firearm, both to load and fire, so a good rapier was a necessary second weapon that no musketeer was likely ever without.
Price: $265.00
Wooden Roman Gladius Sword
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Not only were wooden swords used by Gladiators for training, but if he survived the arena and lived long enough to retire, a symbolic wooden gladius (Rudis) was awarded as a token of discharge and freedom.
Price: $39.00
Medieval Pole Axe
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With a good sharp point that could be used to spear, a back spike that could pierce armor, and the axe head itself, this Medieval Pole Axe is a superb copy that demonstrates just how deadly a good pole axe could be.
Price: $145.00
The Father's Sword From Conan the Barbarian
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The Fathers Sword is hand-forged from 1085 high carbon steel and tempered to 52 HRC for strength. This sword has been reproduced by Windlass Steelcrafts as a replica of the sword used on screen from the movie Conan The Barbarian.
Price: $325.00
Pirate Captain's Hanger
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The Pirate Captains Hanger is made of beautiful antiqued brass and has a steel hilt. The fully tempered high carbon steel blade is worth its salt against any seabeast or while swarming the side of a galley.
Price: $175.00
Maintz Pattern Gladius
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The early Gladius (our version is the Maintz pattern) was wasp waisted with a long point that combined cutting power and stabbing ability in one handy weapon. This is the sword that helped the Romans conquer most of the known world.
Price: $215.00
Brass Basket Hilt Claymore
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The pierced basket-hilt is a faithful reproduction of one found on the Culloden Moor. The fully tempered high carbon steel blade is of the typical fullered, double-edge, broadsword pattern favored by highlanders of the 1740s.
Price: $285.00
The Accolade Sword of the Knights Templar
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This magnificent sword named The Accolade would have been a sword worthy of the Templar Grand Master to knight a loyal member into this holy order. The best metalsmiths from Windlass Steelcrafts have spent hours on each blade.
Price: $375.00
Ladys Hair Dagger
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This unique dagger is fitted to an oval barrette to allow you to stylishly carry a knife at the back or side of your head! The barrette and scabbard are gold plated as are the exposed parts of the dagger.
Price: $65.00
LARP Templar Sword
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A perfect sidearm for both noble knights and Paladins. It features a suede wrapped, hard rubber handle for good balance and control. Part of our Warlords Collection, this LARP sword is ideal for Live Action Role Playing events.
Price: $65.00
LARP Valiant Sword
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The glory of Camelot and the Knights of the Round Table are embodied in this powerful latex blade with a wide crossguard. Good for both single or hand-and-a-half use, it has an antiqued, brass colored pommel and crossguard.
Price: $65.00
On Sale For: $50.00
Bar Mace
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The remains of a mace of this type were found in the River Thames. Little finesse was needed for this brutal mace, and a warrior strong enough to wield it could crush helms and break swords with the heavy blows it could deliver.
Price: $130.00
Scottish Cutlass
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The crashing of waves, the roar of cannons, the shout of rogues through the foreboding mist - this new cutlass cannot help but unleash adventurous images. Scottish born Capt. William Kidd, we are sure, would have favored this sword.
Price: $215.00
16th Century German Mace
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By the 15th Century, armor had become so well developed that it was almost impervious to a sword cut and even a thrust. The mace, which evolved from mans oldest weapon, the club, could make short work of that armor.
Price: $95.00
German Mace
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This German mace proves that weapons can be art. Although pleasing to the eye, it is deadly in function. By the 1500s armor had become very good protection from most weapons, but that was not the case with a mace like this one.
Price: $95.00
Masonic Knights Templar Sword
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This Masonic Knights Templar sword is exactingly reproduced from originals and is a very beautiful sword. Intricately carved, solid metal fittings plated in rich 24K gold and red enamel inlay only enhance its appeal.
Price: $325.00
LARP Kingslayer Sword
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This massive double handed war sword cleaves a path on any war field. The sword catchers on the blade will stop offensive moves. It features a suede wrapped, hard rubber handle for good balance and excellent control.
Price: $85.00
LARP Elven War Dagger
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This Elven dagger has an extra wide blade adorned with runes and a protective ring guard, which can also be used for spinning the blade. The sword catcher will parry oncoming attacks. It features a suede wrapped, hard rubber handle.
Price: $50.00
Knob Sword Cane
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The grip and pommel head are solid aluminum and balance the blade nicely. The shaft is seamless aluminum. The Knob Cane is your great chance to own the sword-cane that was featured in the blockbuster film Batman Begins.
Price: $89.95
Pompeii Gladius Roman Sword
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The Pompeii Gladius is the sword that conquered most of the known world. This version, made by Windlass, has a tempered high carbon steel blade and beautiful wooden handle and pommel and is designed after actual artifacts.
Price: $195.00