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Anathros is a cruel looking sword, icy, fierce and distinguished. It's another of Kit Rae's fantastically creative designs and may be the most handsome of the lot.
The sword comes has an acutely angled tip that speaks of horrificaly lethal thrusts into enemy torsos. It also features extremely deep false edges on both sides of the blade, which indicate that Anathros can dispatch an opponent with a slash as well as a thrust. The blade has a decorative curved notch just south of the hilt; a nice touch that gives the blade a bit of character and emphasizes the etched runes in that area. Those runes, while we're talking about them, ROCK. The ancient runes are stunning and are surrounded by intricate etched gilding in celtic-style patterns. Nothing adds mystery and power to a sword more than well etched runes (perhaps this is why knights would etch their swords in the medieval period).
Despite the fantastic blade, the crossguards on the sword may be the center of focus. These adjustable spikes can be set in the "extended" position, giving the sword a more graceful appearance, or in the "folded" state, which gives the sword more ferocity and compactness. The spikes are tapered and sharp, like the talons of a dragon. The embossed center of the crossguards continues this theme, with a clawlike cusp in the middle.
A breathtaking, sculpted arrowhead pommel finished the sword and provides a nice balance (both visually and physically) to the weapon. We highly recommend this sword to fans of Kit Rae, fantasy, swords, artwork, aw heck... everyone should have one of these.
Comes with an authentic, full-color Kit Rae art print and a Certificate of Authenticity.
Blade: Highly Engraved 420 Stainless Steel
Upper grip: Intricately detailed cast metal guard and pommel