Category Archives: Armouries

Solingen: City of Blades

Solingen has been the City of Blades since the late 15th Century.  This video gives a glimpse into modern production in Solingen. To learn about their involvement in a smallsword arms race, explore our timeline. Advertisements

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Arms and Armor

Arms and Armor Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA   The smallsword offered by Arms and Armor is a work of fine craftsmanship. Based on a ca. 1725 artifact, this sword handles beautifully. It is expertly crafted and durably constructed. Bluing is an … Continue reading

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Martinez Academy Swordsman’s Shop

The Martinez Academy of Arms Swordsman’s Shop New York, USA The Maestri at the Martinez Academy of Arms have designed a student practice weapon based on an historic American model. Grip length and color can be selected. It is a … Continue reading

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Rockwell Classical Fencing

Rockwell Classical Fencing Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA Tom Rockwell offers a selection of cast bronze and brass smallswords. Options for blade length, grip style, and wrapping vary, all for reasonable pricing starting at $200 (US).

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Jacob’s Armoury

Jacob’s Armoury Dalgety Bay, Scotland Providing practical stage combat and decorative weapons to develop the art.Joel Mason of Jacob’s Armoury has become one of the preeminent smallsword armouries in the world.  Joel offers nearly a dozen models of complete weapons, … Continue reading

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