Based in Toledo, Spain, Marto crafts incredibly beautiful and reputable decorative weapons, including a number that have been featured in films like Highlander and Braveheart. Marto swords are true works of art, showing off gold detailing, etching, precious metal plating, sculpted guards, and other embellishments. These decorative swords, daggers, axes, maces, and polearms come in styles ranging from medieval to fantasy. Various pieces are inspired by historical figures like Charlemagne, Christopher Columbus, and William Wallace, while other draw upon fantasy series like Conan the Barbarian and the tales of King Arthur. Some of these high quality weapons replicas come with certificates of authenticity and display plaques, making them ideal for collectors. These ornamental weapons serve well as accent pieces in your home or office, adding historical flair to your decor. Medieval weapons enthusiasts are sure to find excellent pieces for display here in the Marto brand at Buying a Sword.
As grand an emperor as he was a warrior, The Emperor Frederick I Barbarossa (Redbeard) Sword by Marto pays homage to this great man. This custom crafted sword is a fine tribute befitting this great Crusader King.
Perhaps the only thing more famous then king Arthur himself is his fabled sword, Excalibur. Mimicking the greatness of that legendary blade is the Gold Excalibur by Marto, a new sword for a new king, in an entirely new age.
Ruling Israel between 970 and 931 B.C., King Solomon was known and respected as a wise, fair, and powerful king. The Gold King Solomon Sword by Marto, of Toledo Spain, pays tribute to this biblical kings great spirituality and wisdom.
Throughout history, as an instrument of justice, truth, equality, and firmness, swords have been used at every great event and have become imbued with symbolism, just as the Gold Masonic Sword, by Marto, is inlaid with masonic symbols
Established in 1118 to protect pilgrims and ensure custody of the Holy Land, the Templar Order is as well-known now as it was then. This Gold Templar Sword, by Marto, is a replica of a sword that a Templar might have wielded.
The Great Captain Sword by Marto begins with Gonzalo Ferdinaz de Cordoba, a military leader in the time of the Catholic Kings. Distinguished and strong, this warrior built an army that was the base of Spanish power in the 16th century.
Commemorating Sir Walter Scotts novel of the same name, the Ivanhoe Sword by Marto is named for the hero within the novel which, set in 12th century England, embodies a near-perfect blend of history, chivalry, and adventure.
The Katana Wall Display, by Marto, is designed to perfectly display a daisho pair, the katana and wakizashi, together in simplicity and elegance, although truthfully, this simple mount is perfect for displaying any two swords together.
The King Charles III Rapier Sword by Marto is a reproduction of a guard sword that belonged to King Charles III. Charles the Third (Carlos the Third) was a man of great dynamic spirit and promoted cultural and economic growth.
Among the ancient kings, few can compare to Alexander III of Macedonia, also known as Alexander the Great. The Sword of Alexander the Great, by Marto, commemorates this brilliant man who mastered culture, war, and politics.
The Limited Edition Sword of Catholic Kings, by Marto is a replica of a sword in the Real Armeria, made in the 15th century during the reign of Ferdinand II and Isabelle and used in solemn court occasions until the 18th century.
Merlin is, perhaps, almost as famous a name as Arthur. Arthurs tutor in his informative years, Merlin taught Arthur everything he needed to know. The Merlin the Magician Dagger, by Marto, pays tribute this inscrutable character.