YOUR sword

Discussion in 'General Weapons & Armour' started by Gavaha, Oct 19, 2003.

  1. Gavaha

    Gavaha Art House Member

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    I want to see all of your designs/photos, I know some of you already have them made. It would be YOUR sword, the one you would design for yourself, like Aragorn has HIS sword, Awen hers and so on. Mine is Ath Dagnir, I don't really have photos or drawings, but it is like this...


    though it has a different crossgaurd, and etchings down the blade of a vine and leaves with its name on it in elvish. The crossgaurd would be a leaf twisted and the veins in the leaf would also be engraved. It would look very elvish.

    I also ask people to not copy anyone's designs, such as mine. If yours is like someones that is fine, but don't take someones.
     

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  2. finrod

    finrod Born to woe.

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    allright gav here it is,
    I designed it to look like an elven version of aragorns rangersword. It's gonna have a leave blade and a dark
    red kind of wood for the hilt and some inscriptions on the
    guard which are not included in my pic since I haven't figured out what kind of text I want. I am talking with the almighty John Lundemo of Odinblades about realizing the sword.

    http://www.thefantasyforum.com/gallery/showphoto.php?photo=214
     
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  3. NCO MOS18B

    NCO MOS18B Better than you.

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    Replace IMG with URL.

    And my sword would be kinda like Boromir's. only different.
     
  4. Gavaha

    Gavaha Art House Member

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    any pics Nco mos18b?

    Finrod, looks great!
     
  5. Gûd Daedheloth

    Gûd Daedheloth Foe of Morgoth's Realm

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    Fixed the link for you, Finrod. :)
     
  6. NCO MOS18B

    NCO MOS18B Better than you.

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    Only ones I drew, and I don't have a scanner.
     
  7. finrod

    finrod Born to woe.

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    thank you Gud.
     
  8. byzantine warrior

    byzantine warrior Autokratos Konstantinou

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    heres my sword it is a byzantine sword replica
     

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  9. finrod

    finrod Born to woe.

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    I like the sword, a lot actually the colour of wood that is used on
    the hilt of that baby is the same colour I would like my sword's hilt to have.

    BTW, I even recognize the cloth, didn't your grandmother make it
    for you ? Looks like nice handiwork to me.
     
  10. byzantine warrior

    byzantine warrior Autokratos Konstantinou

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    yes she did finrod grandmas always seem to have sewing down to a profession
     
  11. finrod

    finrod Born to woe.

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    almost always, that is. Mine is obvious an exception to the rule
     
  12. byzantine warrior

    byzantine warrior Autokratos Konstantinou

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    really finrod that must stink oh and heres another of my swords
     

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  13. finrod

    finrod Born to woe.

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    nice. very nice That's byzantine too isn't it?
     
  14. byzantine warrior

    byzantine warrior Autokratos Konstantinou

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    correct i have alot of byzantine things if anyone needs help I do:p
     
  15. finrod

    finrod Born to woe.

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    Hehe, then the mere mention of the year 1453 must be painful
    to you.
     
  16. byzantine warrior

    byzantine warrior Autokratos Konstantinou

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    GRR I hate turks:321: :321: :321: any way did you see the greek writing i etched on the blade
     
  17. finrod

    finrod Born to woe.

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    An etching on the blade can be seen, the pic is too vague to
    make it out clearly. what does it say, was it of your own invention?
     
  18. byzantine warrior

    byzantine warrior Autokratos Konstantinou

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    yes it was it says in english my name is gold blade I am the defender of the empire it sounds stupid in english though
     
  19. finrod

    finrod Born to woe.

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    what does it say in greek? I speak that language well.
     
  20. byzantine warrior

    byzantine warrior Autokratos Konstantinou

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    really pes to ellinika? my comp doesnt have greek