Our Marto Roman Sword was hand made by Marto of Toledo Spain.The Roman Julius Ceasar Sword by Marto of Toledo Spain is a Roman Gladius sword of the Mainz type, used between the 2nd century b.C. and the 1st century A.D. This one, particularly ornated, replicate sword could really have belonged to a very important person like the great Julius Caesar. The Roman Sword has a forged and fully tempered stainless steel blade that has been polished and detailed. The typical shaped steel blade has decorations along its middle line. This sword blade will not rust and does not require any care. The brass plated cast metal is ornated with figures sculpted in relief, while the handgrip is in anatomically worked wood. This richly decorative sword has a Bronze finish Hilt. With over 47 years of experience you can be assured that your Marto sword is one of the finest decorative swords available on the market today. Julius Caesar (101 BC - 44 BC) was the greatest military and political leader of ancient Rome. During his lifetime the frontiers of the Roman Empire were pushed forward and secured. Rome was transformed from a republic into a government with a single ruler, and Caesar was its first dictator.
Julius Caesar wrote some the finest words of history in Latin describing the campaigns he fought in Gaul and elsewhere. Julius Caesar was an architect, a mathematician and one of the ancient's world orators.There is no doubt that Caesar was ambitous and that he enjoyed the great power placed in his hands. This was given as one of the reasons for his murder at the hands of Brutus and Cassius. The Overall length is 28".
Overall Length: 71 cms - 28 inches
Blade: AISI 440 Tempered Stainless Steel
Guard/Pommel: Zamak - Brass plated