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Sword, Flammard

Sword, Longsword, Blade, German, Landsknecht, Swiss, Latin Europe

A large two handed sword with a wave shaped blade. A variation on the montante or zweihander two handed infantry sword, the wave-shaped blade seems to enhance cutting, particularly draw-cutting. These were found throughout Latinized Europe starting in the second hlaf of the 15th Century.

NameSizeReachSpeedDefenseBase DamageAttack TypesPrimary Attack TypesArmor PierceGrappleHardnessHP
Sword, FlammardVL7052-16SCPSC01146

A modern replica of a 16th Century German Flammard with a complex hilt featuring side rings and finger rings, made by Dr Fabrice Cognot, bladesmith (image used with permission) based on the art of Lucas Cranach, with just a hint of Judas Priest.

A somewhat larger, Zweihander sized Flammard, South German or Swiss circa 1510

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