The Templar Knight Silver Sword by Marto of Toledo Spain has a tempered steel blade with Silver etchings on the upper third with the Templar cross in black. The very elaborate hilt is in Silver plated cast metal ; 24K Gold accents, with many figures in relief and some Bronze plated inlaids , depicting templar symbols. The disk shaped pommel frames a 24K Gold plated Templar cross, badge of the Order.
The Templars: Monks - Soldiers: Guardians of the Faith, Guardians of the Holy Land, and Guardians of the Pilgrims. The Templar order, of religious and military character, was founded in Jerusalem in the year 1118 by nine crusader knights. with the official denomination of "Order of the Poor Knight of Christ". Later they were known by the "Knight of Solomon's Temple" (Templar) denomination after establishing themselves in King Solomon's ancient temple. The Pope Inocencio II recognized the order of the Templar in the year 1139. The stamp of the Templar, emblem of the order; is two knights mounted on the same horse (representing the duel vocation of the order - religious and military) with the insciption in Latin "sigilum militum Xpisti" - (Stamp of Christ's militia).
*Overall Length: 118 cms
*Blade: Tempered AISI 440 Stainless Steel with Silver etching
*Handle: Zamak - Silver Plated with 24K Gold plated inlaids
Marto - Espadas y Sables de Toledo
Luxery, high class Swords and Weapons from Toledo, Spain.
Continuing the over 2000 year old tradition of the "Fábrica Nacional de Armas de Toledo"