Different Types of Roman Gladius Swords

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Jan van der Crabben
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published on 24 January 2020
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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, leading the non-profit company to best fulfil its mission to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide. He holds an MA War Studies from King's College.

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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/

Chicago Style

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. 25 Nov 2021.

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