Different Types of Roman Gladius Swords

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Jan van der Crabben
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published on 24 January 2020

This image shows the different major types of Roman gladius hispaniensis, the most well-known sword of the Roman army. The image shows the following gladius types:

- Republican Gladius
- Mainz Gladius
- Pompeian Gladius

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About the Author

Jan van der Crabben
Jan is the Founder and CEO of World History Encyclopedia. He holds an MA War Studies from King's College, and he has worked in the field of history-related digital media since 2006.

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Crabben, J. v. d. (2020, January 24). Different Types of Roman Gladius Swords. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11785/different-types-of-roman-gladius-swords/

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Crabben, Jan van der. "Different Types of Roman Gladius Swords." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 24, 2020. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11785/different-types-of-roman-gladius-swords/.

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Crabben, Jan van der. "Different Types of Roman Gladius Swords." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 24 Jan 2020. Web. 26 Sep 2022.

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