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 Ulfberht 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: $325.00
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 is based on its historical namesake, which was universally used in Northern Europe. Also called the sax, it was carried by Saxons, Angles, Vikings, and German tribes, and probably originated even before the fall of Rome.
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 knifes 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
Spartan Lakonia Short Sword
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The Spartan army was one of the toughest on record, and they devoted themselves to being the best. Their weapons matched this ferocity. The Spartan Lakonia Short Sword is inspired by these legendary blades.
Price: $145.00
Raptor Sword
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The Raptor Sword is named after the fierce and famous prehistoric predator, and the inspiration for that can be seen in both its unique, claw-shaped pommel and the deadly curve of the blade. This sword blends fantasy and function.
Price: $215.00
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
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
Wooden Roman Gladius Sword
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Gladiators used wooden swords for training, but if a gladiator survived the arena and lived long enough to retire, he would be awarded a wooden gladius as a token of freedom. Our Wooden Training Gladius harkens back to this tradition.
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
LARP Longclaw
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Become the Prince That Was Promised and prevent the onslaught of winter with the LARP Longclaw in hand. Whether as a prop weapon for cosplay or to create a solid offense on the LARP battlefield, this foam sword will serve you well.
Price: $59.99
The Accolade Sword of the Knights Templar
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The Accolade Sword of the Knights Templar 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
The Fathers 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
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
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
Pirate Captains Hanger
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No pirate captain should be without their trusty blade, and that is where the Pirate Captains Hanger comes in handy. This beautiful blade is made of fully tempered high carbon steel, and its guard features an antique brass look.
Price: $175.00
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
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
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
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
Scottish Cutlass
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The crashing of waves, the roar of cannons, the shout of rogues through the foreboding mist - the Scottish Cutlass cannot help but unleash adventurous images. Scottish born Capt. William Kidd would certainly have favored this sword.
Price: $215.00
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
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
Buffalo Horn Sword Cane
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Extremely attractive, with affluent styling, the contoured, buffalo horn adds to the refined appearance and makes for a very comfortable handle on this sword cane. The fit and finish will surely make you the envy of the other chaps.
Price: $125.00
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
War Hammer
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By the mid-1400s, armour had developed to a point where it was almost impervious to a sword blow. That is when the knight or man-at-arms would reach for a good solid weapon like the War Hammer to defeat their well-armoured foes.
Price: $125.00
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: $90.00
Pompeii Gladius Roman Sword
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The Pompeii Gladius Roman Sword is based on the swords that once conquered most of the known world. This high carbon steel blade features a beautiful wooden handle and pommel and is modeled after actual historic artifacts.
Price: $195.00