Laura, 18.
Student, occasional poet, full time geek. Cats and science and beautiful things (beauty is subjective)

 

art-of-swords:

Colichemarde Sword

  • Dated: 18th century
  • Culture: French
  • Measurements: overall lenght 40 1/4”; blade lenght 33 1/4”

An example dating from mid to late 1700s, mounted with a thrusting blade of triangular section with broadened reinforced lower area, showing traces of worn etched decorations on both sides. The sword has a large solid silver hilt with two silver hallmarks on the inner branches of the guard.

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rsiken:

a black widow prequel would literally be the most interesting movie like

red room??????

a young girl distinguishing herself in the deadliest way possible?????

intertwining cold war history?????

watching an entire regime topple and natalia romanova walking away?????

art-of-swords:

Rapier Sword

  • Dated: circa 1600
  • Culture: Spanish
  • Measurements: overall length 104 cm

The sword has a double-edged blade of diamond section, with the smith’s mark on the ricasso. It features an iron swept hilt comprising a globular gadrooned pommel and grip with wire binding.

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