15thC scabbard.

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Rod Walker
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15thC scabbard.

Post by Rod Walker »

Hi, decided to make a period scabbard and belt for a Windlass Towton that I picked up in a swap. I am pretty impressed with the sword so thought it deserved a better scabbard then the horrible leather one it came with.

This scabbard is a wood-cored one. I made everything except the silver rondels and the chape (which came off the old scabbard). I even made the buckles from scratch.




Did I mention that this is the first time I have made anything like this :D

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Post by tonw »

Thats very impressive indeed.

maybe you should make more and sell them :twisted:

Are the rasied bits wood or leather?
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Post by latheaxe »

Welldone,Looks fantastic... :wink:

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Post by BraveAnimal »

Great job!! I love the raised bits! And that is a mighty long sword! ( no implications intended!)
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Post by Earl Mortimer »

Very nice. It"s great when you"ve made something you"re self :D
how long did it take and how did you do the buckles :?:
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