The blade swells slightly near the hilt to put more weight in the hand and improve its cut and thrust capabilities, making for a very fast sword. Oakeshott Type XIV # 500972. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1 . Type XV swords use a reinforced cross-section and more radically tapering blade to give a weapon whose primary purpose it to thrust, though it can be, and certainly was, used for cutting. The Lich Sword (Type XIV) Posted on October 4, 2018 by balefireblades. Forging a sword (Type XIV) After Owen's pattern-welding class came a brief hiatus during which I worked on another pattern-welding project, began to hone my grinding skill, and generally geared myself up for the major project of my stay: Owen's week-long "sword forging" class. This Arming Sword is a great functional sword; with leather wrapped handles and a wood core, thru-peened stainless steel pommel and guard. Since we are great fans of sword and buckler, we wanted to make something suitable for practising I.
This sword is a precise reproduction of an Oakeshott Type XIV, specifically XIV.7 from the book Records of the Medieval Sword by the weaponry historian Ewart Oakeshott. Oakeshott Type XIV. We don't know when or if this item will be back in stock. Oakeshott Type XIV Circa 1300 This medieval arming, or short sword features a blade that swells slightly at the top to put more weight in the hand to improve its cut and thrust capabilities, making for a … It's also the first type in Oakeshott's typology to have a tip dedicated to thrusts. Historical Swords Sword of St. Maurice Oakeshott Type XIV.7 Oakeshott Type XVII Wire Hilt Oakshott XVII One-Handed Late Medieval Sword Combat and Fantasy Swords Etched and Gilt Longsword Leaf-Bladed Two-handed Fantasy Sword Fantasy Longsword Using the design of medieval arming swords, the Oakeshott Type XIV features a blade that expands slightly toward the top thus placing more weight into the hand. The typology should be regarded as a tool to enhance your understanding of the Medieval sword and its intended function, not a final authority. The Alexandrian Sword (Type XIV) Posted on January 3, 2019 by balefireblades. 5.0 out of 5 stars 1 rating. Based on Oakeshott's Type XIV specification these swords were used in the 13th to early 14th Century in that transitional period from mail armor to the full on plate worn in the 15th Century. The grip is wood with a leather wrap. 1 Comment ∴ An Ensorcelled Sword ∴ Flickering shadows set the hairs on your bare arms on end. Type XIV arming swords appear to be quite popular in the late 13th and early 14th centuries. Museum Replicas markets a sword inspired by one found at the The Higgins Armory Museum in Wooster, Massachusetts. FACTORY SECOND -Arming Sword - Atrim Design Type XIV by Kingston Arms - Designed by Gus Trim. Not all swords fit neatly into a given "type" -- something that Oakeshott freely admitted. The 9260 Spring Steel forged blade features a typical Type XIV shape with a long fuller and mirror polish finish. Type XIV with coin inside pommel. Amazon.com : Windlass Steelcrafts Medieval Oakeshott Type XIV Sword : Sports & Outdoors. Based on Oakeshott's Type XIV specification these swords were used in the 13th to early 14th Century in that transitional period from mail armor to the full on plate worn in the 15th Century. It doesn`t need a special shape of the blade, or a pommel and guard and any decorations – none of this doesn`t matter on the battlefield. Atrim Design Swords. A selection of swords from Lyonesse Armoury: click on each image to learn more about that sword. As with most ATrim recreations, it is not based on a specific historic example, but incorporates the defining characteristics of the type. See more ideas about Medieval weapons, Arming sword and Sword. This sword is therefore more cut oriented than later period swords with a more acute point than earlier examples. Medieval Medieval Oakeshott Type XIV Swords are a short 33 3/8th inches in all. The Type XIV is a distinctive sword used between c.1275 and c.1340, with a short grip and wide but relatively short blade. Its creation became an experiment in offsetting the distinctive fishtail pommel. 33. Jun 18, 2014 - Explore davidovi's board "Swords: Oakeshott Type XIV" on Pinterest. This Type XIV’s unique furnishings follow those of an extant example in the Royal Armouries. The unique blade profile, partial fuller, type K pommel and type 7 cross guard mean it is pretty much spot on in terms of accuracy. Medieval Oakeshott Type XIV Arming Sword by XoticBrands. This Arming Sword is a great functional sword; with black leather wrapped handles and a wood core, thru-peened stainless steel pommel and guard. This sword is therefore more cut oriented than later period swords with a more acute point than earlier examples. Il s'agit d'un travail très difficile à réaliser car il faut penser à la résistance de l'objet une fois terminé. The classroom. The evening sun, brazen against the deepening Mediterranean. Solingen type XIV. $224.95 This medieval arming sword features a blade that swells slightly at the top to put more weight in the hand to improve its cut and thrust capabilities, making for a very fast sword.