Craft

Forged / Phil Holland


Tony Swatton over the course of several days as he forges and constructs a modern take on a Roman Gladius Sword that features damascus steel. It was a special few days shooting with Tony in his shop as he gears up to move into a new location after 25 years. In this case there’s a 93 layer damascus technique in the blade, twisted in the grip, and in detailed pieces throughout the guard and pommel nut. The finish of the blade maintains a darkness, yet still captures a shine from the light — via Youtube

Share this Story
Load More Related Articles
Load More In Craft

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Photos from Flickr