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Italian Mace (ca. 1550)

£48.49
- Made by Windlass Steelcrafts
- Blackened steel
- Leather-wrapped grip
SKU: 120281

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Regular Price: £64.66

Special Price Excl. Tax: £48.49 Incl. Tax: £58.19

Regular Price: £64.66

Special Price Excl. Tax: £48.49 Incl. Tax: £58.19

Windlass

Product Description

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This heavy mace, which has evolved from man's oldest weapon, the club, could make short work of armour. This handsome example has eight flanges and are made from steel that has been blackened to a deep lustre. The bottom of the shaft is wrapped in black leather for an improved grip.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Manufacturer Windlass
Specification - Overall: 24" - Weight: 4 lbs

Reviews

The Quintessential Mace Profile, at a Steal.Review by Lee
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Maces are rather simple weapon compared to the intricate engineering solutions that go into swords and even axes. This usually lends to a generally cheaper price point and therefore a greater draw for those just entering the market and in want of maybe something a bit different. I decided to order a mace just so I had a bit of variety with my collection and you never know when you'll need to smash a watermelon open.

Windlass has a rather mixed reputation within the community for their swords but the same can't be said for the maces, well at least this one. Like most windlass products it sits firmly in the budget end of the spectrum, and while this does show with things like finishes and materials used the overall performance is solid.

In my opinion the Italian Mace is my go to image of what a flanged mace should look like, with eight distinct protrusions on the head and its all black appearance it definitely looks the part, albeit a bit simple. The hand is wrapped in what feels like a very cheap leather, which while unfortunate is to be expected at the price. It also came with rather a lot of grease on the metal parts which had to be wiped away.

The shaft is of hollow steel which helps to reduce its weight massively the whole mace feels reasonable in the hand. It is very top heavy as a mace should be and this is a stark contrast to most swords.

Overall this is a really cool piece, it's cheap, study and an excellent entry into some of the other non sword weapons of the time for those that don't want to break the bank. (Posted on 13/03/2018)
Great MaceReview by Archangel of
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I was very happy to receive my mace not only does it look great but is fully functional not to mention was delivered much faster than most other sites. (Posted on 29/06/2017)

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