Cinquedea Venetian Sword

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Cinquedea Venetian Sword
SKU: AH4110N
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Product Detail



Product Name:Cinquedea Venetian Sword

SKU:AH4110N

Features

  • fine steel, Wide, Triangular, Unsharpened Blade
  • Wide, Shallow Fuller with a Central Ridge
  • Concave Guard
  • Ornate Hilt features brass disc accents along its length
  • Red Leather Wrapped Wood Scabbard with Brass fittings at throat and chape

Description

The cinquedea is a civilian short sword. It was developed in northern Italy and enjoyed a period of popularity during the Italian renaissance of the 15th and early 16th centuries. This recreation of the cinquedea features a wide, triangular blade with a rounded point and a shallow yet wide fuller, which is bisected by a ridged spine. The curved guard angles towards the point, with its concave section fitting the blade, while the ornate hilt features brass disc accents along its length. The blade is made entirely from fine steel, and it includes a leather-wrapped wood scabbard that features brass fittings at its throat and chape, as well as wearing rings on either side.

Historical Period

The cinquedea is a civilian short sword. It was developed in northern Italy and enjoyed a period of popularity during the Italian renaissance of the 15th and early 16th centuries.

Inspiration

16th Century Italian cinquedea civilian sword Museum quality