Windlass Sword is an offering by Windlass Group to the sword lovers, military personnel and others in the United Kingdom who wish to own a piece of the marvellous collection by Windlass. High-quality items manufactured at Windlass are used by many militaries all across the world as actual combat weapons, dress, and drill sabres and presentation swords among other things.
This stunning 17th century rapier has an expertly crafted swept & twisted metal basket. The heavily carved horn grip mimics the elegantly twisted metal of the hilt and is hand wound and inset with a single steel accent wire that provides an excellent grip while dueling. Better yet was the aristocratic, dashing look it gave the wearer while rakishly hanging from the belt. Hand forged, high carbon steel blade with flattened oval cross section. Extended, custom engraved ricasso for strength. Includes leather scabbard with twisted metal accents completing this magnificent and fast rapier. Made by Windlass Steelcrafts®.
The Bugler Sword is in reality a Bugler version of the Drummers' Sword which was brought into being in 1895. The Bugler's Sword was made in fact manufactured from polished steel but was later declared obsolete in 1903. A lesser known fact is that the List of Changes of 1901 stated that all swords inclusive of drummers have to be sharpened 'before going on service'.
A replica of the traditional sword belonging to the Celtic era, this pattern goes back a long way. It belongs to the 5th century. Archaeologists have long since acknowledged that this sword is based on the Roman Spatha' design rather than the huge and heavy broadsword of legend. With an attractive colour combination this sword charms and enthrals everyone who will be enthralled with the stylish yet simple beauty of it.
The Cavalry Officers sword sports a finely crafted carbon steel blade which is also decoratively and artistically etched. The guard features a suave and subtle honeysuckle design which is intricately engraved into its nickel-plated guard. Both Sam Browne and nickel-plated scabbards are available along with this miniature sword.
This helmet is rich with deeply embossed detail across and around the crown and on the nose guard. Raised traditional Celtic Dog designs embellish the hinged cheek plates. Made of 18 gauge steel with an antiqued finish. Approx. 26" inner cir. with an adjustable leather liner with chin strap. Made by Windlass Steelcrafts.
Aviation presentation and other ceremonial occasions can be sanctified by this Royal Air Force Sword which is highly influenced by the much older, large cross hilted swords. This is a version of The Scottish Claymore style sword.
The sword begins in an urn-shaped design. It is a two handed sword with an eagle winged cross guard. It has a leather bound grip bound in silver wire. An embossed pommel enhances its construction.
This is a hand stitched frog designed in a canny manner. It matches the frog for the Sam Browne scabbard. It comes in black colour. It is studded with metal from the centre and has metallic buckles. It is made from quality leather.
This type of knot was common in 20th century. It comprises of a double corded knot which is braided. The knot is made of black leather throughout.