Early registration for the 2017 American Smallsword Symposium is extended until April 15th, 2017. Additionally daily registration rates are now available. For more information, consult the Symposium’s website. Save
Given the rather esoteric nature of classical fencing, it is not very common to find a close examination of a weapon from another age. However, historic Fort Ticonderoga has provided a detailed look at the craftsmanship and components of an … Continue reading
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Tagged 1750's, 18th Century, American, Colonial War, construction details, coquille, false ricasso, Fort Ticonderoga, French Indian War, historic site, knuckle bow, museum, pommel, Seven Years War, smallsword, William Cowell Jr.