SAVE - Looking for Unique gifts at a discounted price? Save at our Clearance Sale! - Up to 75% off every item!

Check out our Axes and Throwing Knives. (details). Use Coupon Code Knives10 for a 10% Discount on our Throwing Knives and Axes Section!

New Items Added!

Home > Roman and Greek Swords > Roman Gladiator Sword
SDK-1171

Roman Gladiator Sword
SDK-1171

Roman Gladiator Sword<br>SDK-1171

Availability:Usually ships the same business day
Item #:roman-SDK-1171-MC
Price:$89.99
Sale Price:$61.59
You Save:32%
Qty:

  • This Roman Gladiator sword comes with a hard leather scabbard in burgundy color with brass fittings and decoration. It features a wooden pommel and wooden hilt. It also comes with a shoulder strap and a faux ivory handle.

    One of the most recognized swords of any culture is the Roman sword, also known as the gladius. The highly trained and disciplined Roman legionnaires, cavalrymen and infantrymen all capitalized on variations of this highly effective weapon. Gladius is a Latin word for sword. The Roman soldier generally led with his shield and thrust with his sword. Roman Gladius Sword is a simple Roman sword dating 50 A.D. and later. The sword features a Pompeii style blade which was adopted to be used as a slashing sword instead of the thrusting blades dating before 50 A.D. Gladii were two-edged for cutting and had a tapered point for stabbing during thrusting. A solid grip was provided by a knobbed hilt added on, possibly with ridges for the fingers. Blade strength was achieved by welding together strips, in which case the sword had a channel down the center, or by fashioning a single piece of high-carbon steel, rhomboidal in cross-section. The owner's name was often engraved or punched on the blade.

    Overall Length: 29 5/8"
    Blade Length: 21 7/8"
    Blade Material: 440 Stainless Steel
    Handle Material: Wooden hilt with wooden pommel and faux ivory handle.
    Includes: Hard leather scabbard with brass decorations and a should strap.
  • Roman Gladiator Sword<br>SDK-1171
Best Sellers
Legend of Zelda Master Sword Ultimate Edition
Thundercats <br> Sword of Omens<br> Light's Up!
The Hobbit Sting Sword with Scabbard-UC2892-K
Legend of Zelda Master Sword Ultimate Edition
M.S.R.P. $109.99
Twiggy's Price: $69.99
A savings of 36%
Thundercats
Sword of Omens
Light's Up!
M.S.R.P. $143.81
Twiggy's Price: $72.76
A savings of 49%
The Hobbit Sting Sword with Scabbard-UC2892-K
M.S.R.P. $319.99
Twiggy's Price: $219.24
A savings of 31%
Blue Exorcist Sword-SF537-2-PS
Dark Link's Sword with Hard Scabbard J-26137-D-WJ
Blue Exorcist Sword-SF537-2-PS
M.S.R.P. $79.99
Twiggy's Price: $34.99
A savings of 56%
Dark Link's Sword with Hard Scabbard J-26137-D-WJ
M.S.R.P. $69.99
Twiggy's Price: $44.99
A savings of 36%
Forged Samurai Katana-SS043BK-PS
Case Mini Trapper-Yellow-Deer-80029D
Black Commando Knife-HK-56142B-MC
Forged Samurai Katana-SS043BK-PS
M.S.R.P. $87.99
Twiggy's Price: $47.41
A savings of 46%
Case Mini Trapper-Yellow-Deer-80029D
M.S.R.P. $75.99
Twiggy's Price: $41.80
A savings of 45%
Black Commando Knife-HK-56142B-MC
M.S.R.P. $60.00
Twiggy's Price: $33.36
A savings of 44%