SW134 Mainz gladius, engraved scabbard


Another Mainz gladius, with a typical scabbard decorated with a tinned plates and brass crates. The legionaries of the 1st cent were rich, and used to show it trough their weapons' decorations.

Scabbard made of wood, leather and brass. Covered with a tinned plate, and decorated bras brackets. Grip made of wood and bone. 72cm long.

× All these weapons have steel or bronze blades, but are not intended for fencing, unless otherwise specified.