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  • leier pavel Pavel Leier

    It is an honour for us to introduce Mr. Pavel Leier - a manufacturer of replicas of historical bladed weapons. He has been delivering to our internet store since 2004. He specializes in the manufacture of bladed weapons such as swords, daggers, falchions, axes, spears, etc.

  • Legendary Swords Shrouded in Myths

    The most famous and common cold weapon used throughout history, an effective tool for killing, and indispensable part of the image of every hero – a sword. As a symbol of bravery, war as well as social status, swords were used to decide important battles, to crown new kings and, sometimes, to reconcile two rival parties. Some swords played an important role in shaping our history, other swords became indelibly engraved in memory of mankind due to legends and epic poems. Which swords should you know?

  • Famous Swords from Games and Films

    Adventure, fearless warriors, the world full of magic, supernatural phenomena and mythical monsters. These are the reasons why fantasy has been so hugely popular as a genre and why it has attracted so many fans. Every year, the Czech Republic hosts several festivals, conventions and LARP events that offer a unique opportunity to experience your favourite fantasy world, with an array of beautiful costumes and fights using accurate replicas of swords wielded by your heroes. What are the iconic swords from the most famous films, books and games?

  • Historical Fencing and the Art of Sword Duels

    The art of fencing has been very well-known to mankind ever since the ancient times. The main purpose of it was self-defence and fighting. Over time, however, swordsmanship developed due to technological progress into various techniques, dominated mostly by Europe, but also China and Japan. But what is fencing nowadays? Is it a real combat, or just a well-prepared choreography, which is supposed to make the audience feel as though they travelled in time?

  • Kovex Ars Team Kovex Ars

    The company KOVEX ARS s.r.o. was founded by members of the historical fencing theatres "Fictum" and "Equites". This manufacturer specializes in the production of replicas of historical bladed weapons, plate armor and film and theater props on a professional quality level, made in a very authentic way. The sword blades are forged in a traditional way (under a drop hammer), ground, oil-quenched, tempered and polished. Kovex Ars products are known for their authentic appearance by passionate collectors of historical artefacts as well as swordsmen and members of historical fencing groups for their practical quality.

  • Sword, the Most Valuable Viking Weapon

    People commonly associate the Vikings with violent savages raiding more civilized nations around them. Only a few people know that the Vikings were also established traders and craftsmen. The skills of some Viking blacksmiths were so extraordinary that their weapons are said to be 1000 years ahead of their time. Were swords the most common Viking weapons? How did they forge them?

  • Knife – Man’s Best Friend

    Everybody knows what a knife is. It is the most universal and the most used instrument of all times. Knives have been human companions since the very beginning of human history and, over time, they have evolved significantly. As of today, there are various versions of this tool, and their use spans from kitchens to military, historical fights or martial arts. But how were they first created? What types of knives are there? And what maintenance do they require?

  • templář titulek Templars

    Only a few orders have raised such enormous interest and intense emotions as the Order of the Templars. Both loved and hated, the Knights Templar had a gold poach in one hand and a sword blessed by the God of Christianity, in another. The primary quest of Templars was to serve as Defenders of Christianity, protect pilgrims on their way to Jerusalem and even protect the Holy Grail. But who were they really? What did their life look like? What was the true reason for the existence of their order?

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