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carp's tongue sword


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A type of bronze sword current in many parts of western Europe during the 8th century bc, probably originating in northwest France. Characterized by a broad slashing blade drawn down to an elongated narrower tip in order to combine the qualities needed for a slashing sword with a weapon for thrusting or stabbing in close combat.

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