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.
The Spanish Tizona Cup-Hilt Rapier, by Marto, is a full-sized reproduction replica of the very well-known sword from the 16th century, valued and used through-out all of Europe during the advent of the rapier and the thrusting sword.
The Sword of Emperor Charlemagne, by Marto, is a replica of one of the most well-known swords in the world, the traditional coronation sword of France, once attributed to the great Emperor Charlemagne.
Many legends and sagas tell tales of the Vikings settling new lands. Carry the Sword of Eric the Red and show yourself to be a true Norse explorer. This decorative sword makes a great addition to a collection or a costume accessory.
Julius Caesar is probably the best-known ruler of Rome to this day. Take on his long-lasting legacy and power by getting the Sword of Julius Caesar. This fantastic sword will look great as a display piece or a costume accessory.
Richard the Lionheart was well-known for his connections to the Third Crusade. Honor this English ruler by wielding the Sword of Richard Lionheart. This elegant sword makes a fantastic display item, gift for a friend, or collectible.
Robin Hood and his merry men are well-known to this day. Celebrate this beloved folk hero and his cunning crew by getting the Sword of Robin Hood. This commemorative sword looks great in any sword collection and makes a great gift.
Durandal was the sword of Roland (aka Roldan), the paladin of Charlemagne. Stories say that it once belonged to Hector of Troy. The Sword of Roland, by Marto, is a replica of the Durandal as it is perceived today.
King Solomon was known as one of the wisest and richest kings in the Bible. Carry the Sword of Solomon to show everyone your immense power and wisdom. This beautiful sword is fantastic for home decorating or within a collection.
Few apocalyptic figures are as well-known as the Four Horsemen. These figures herald the end of the world. The Sword of the Apocalypse Riders, by Marto, depicts the four horsemen on their deathly ride across the mortal realm.
The Knights Templar began shortly after the First Crusade. Honor the long history of this intriguing brotherhood by possessing the Templars Sword. This unsharpened sword looks fantastic decorating an office or as part of a costume.
What the Vikings lacked in appearance, they more than made up for in quality and function. An example of this would be their weapons. Take, for example, the Viking Sword, by Marto - simple, rugged, undecorated, but wickedly effective.