We recognize that the most important piece of equipment for any knight especially a Crusader was his sword. We carry an excellent range of Crusader swords inspired by the weapons wielded by these historical warriors during one of the most significant conflicts of history. A Crusader knights sword was a prized possession, helping to defend his beliefs and reclaim the Holy Lands. The medieval sword was hand-made by a master blacksmith from high grade steel. Our selection includes many fully functional Crusader swords and decorative Crusader swords. The functional swords will hold up in re-enactments, while the decorative swords look great on display in any castle or medieval home. Be sure to check out our Templar swords, Hospitaler swords, Jerusalem swords, and Richard the Lionheart sword replicas.
A crusader lived or died, by their blade, so as you can imagine, some took their swords very seriously. For pure efficiency, a sword in the style of this 12th C. Crusader Sword would have been favored, for its shape and its availability.
As armor improved, swords were forced to change. This 12th Century Medieval Sword with Scabbard is an example of how they changed, developing into larger blades that excelled at slashing, crushing, and thrusting, all to negate a foes armor.
As armour improved, swords changed. This 12th Century Medieval Sword with Scabbard and Belt is an example of how they changed, developing into larger blades that excelled at slashing, crushing, and thrusting, all to negate a foes armor.
The Acre Broadsword has been hand-forged by expert smiths with decades of experience, ensuring that it will make a fantastic weapon for your home armory. The functional sword is crafted from tough 1065 high carbon steel.
The Templars were established in the early 12th century following the First Crusade and were charged with protecting pilgrims on the way to the Holy Land. The knights of the religious military order favored a strong, beautiful sword.
Gladius Medieval style swords, like this Black Knights of Heaven Sword, have 440C stainless steel blades that are fully tempered, but they are primarily intended for use as collectibles and decorative pieces with their eye-catching details.
The knights of this religious military order favored a strong but beautiful sword. This reproduction features include a heavy simulated gold handle, hand guard, and fittings with a red simulated leather wrapped scabbard.
Hugues de Payens was a French Knight in the Champagne region and co-founder and Grand Master of the Knights Templar. At the request of Pope Urban II, he organized nine monk-knights to defend pilgrims traveling to the Holy Land.
The image of the knight and his sword will live forever through the sagas and tales of heroism during the Crusades (1096-1291) and it is easy to see why. These swords were highly valued and handed down from generation to generation.
When it came to arming themselves, most Templars preferred the classic sword. This Brookhart Templar Sword recreates the design of just such a blade and it does so in fine, hardy materials, which ensures that this blade is the real deal.
The Crusader sword is one of the more easily recognizable swords, once you are close enough to see the cross on its wheel pommel. This Classic Crusader Sword offers a realistic option to finish off your medieval ensemble or display.
A typical crusader sword was usually an arming sword or a longsword, depending on the era and the crusader. This Crusader Cross Sword with Scabbard is a fantastic battle ready arming sword that features impressive crusades-era style.