Marto El Cid Tizona Sword Silver 100cm
known as "El Cid Campeador" in the 11th century. El Cid was a great war hero, a superior and extremely successful soldier of fortune, who apparently never lost a battle.
this day, Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar is known as a hero of Christian Spain, due to his excellent acheivements in the the Reconquest of Spain from the Moors. His title, El Cid Campeador, derives from: "El Cid" , a Moorish title of respect, from Arabic al sayyid "Lord"; "Campeador" is Spanish for "Champion".
The El Cid Tizona Sword by Marto of Toledo Spain has a double-edged toledo steel blade, with etching on its upper part. The hilt is of Nickel plated cast metal with downward curved quillons enlarging at their ends as leaves, grip wrapped in a metal string with a two-lobes shaped pommel.
Marto was founded in 1961 in the old district of Toledo and certifies all swords are designed,developed and manufactured in Toledo-Spain by it's skilled and recognised artists, craftsmen and sword masters that join traditional handicraft with the most modern techniques and manufacture the finest decorative swords available in the world today.
|Overall Length||100 cm|