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Falcata, Art.Nr. 605158


warranty: 24 month

withdrawal, return, exchange: 14 days



product details:

The sword is made of AISI 420 stainless steel and has a hardness of about 49-52 degrees Rockwell. The sword is blunt.

Blade length 58 cm, total length about 74 cm, Max. Blade width 7 cm, blade spine thickness about 5 mm, weight about 1800 g. Handles are made of ABS plastic.
The dark metal parts of the handle are black-plated and painted, the lion's head is held in gold.

From the 5th century BC, the most found in the Celtiberian area originate fragments of Falcataschwerter. Aufgurnd the vorderlasigen blade shape the Falcata is a highly functional short sword for the chop. This blade form has been preserved over the Gurkha the bayonet and the machete until the modern era. The handle of the sword is made of artificial horn.

The Roman legions were surprised especially in the Second Punic War by the action of these Falcataschwerter, of data used by the opponents. The functionality of the Falcataschwertes in the time before Christ came not only aufgund its particular form, but also because of the high quality of the steel that was used for this sword in kelt-iberishcen space.

The shields and helmets of the Roman legionaries could for example offer no great resistance against a blow from a Falcataschwertes. The operation was a Falcataschwertes verlgeichbar with a battle ax. With both weapons could dish out extremely dangerous blows.

Also on Greek vase paintings is the Falcataschwert to see, so that it can be assumed that the Falcataschwert generally in the Mediterranean was used.

The blade is mirror polished our reproduction and provided with a channel. It was made from AISI 420 stainless steel. It has a Rockwell hardness of about 49-52 degrees.

Very decorative, the lion's head on the handle and white handle insert. The original on which this sword is based, is located in the Archaeological Museum in Madrid. This sword is not suitable for exhibition fight.

Made in Spain.

weight: approx. 1 kg

Sold only to persons over 18 years!


price information
all pricesincl. 19% VAT plus shipping

only € 155.76

Budoten Limited Martial Arts Supply

Lindenweg 5
D-04910 Elsterwerda

phone +49 (0) 3533 519510
fax +49 (0) 3533 4890585

E-Mail info@budoten.com

Ralph P. Görlach

Revenue Office
VAT-IDNo. DE246388978

Budoten Limited 69 Great Hampton Street
B18 6EW Birmingham, United Kingdom

registered in England and Wales:
Companies House of Cardiff No. 5660685
Trade Register Cottbus HRB 7542 CB

responsible for the contents (§ 10 III MDStV): Ralph P. Görlach

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