Kilij

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The Kilij is perhaps the progenitor of most curved swords. Early forms date back to Turks in central Asia as early as 300BCE. Kilij are a curved sword with a partially sharpened back/false edge (called a yelman).

This model is based on forms common to the Late Middle Ages, and has a hook handle, and star crossguard. Vlad Tepes, AKA Vlad the Impaler wielded a Kilij of this type.

Length: 100cm
Weight: 382g