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Mythos Hunters Sword

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The Sword of Sneferu is a Mythos hunting group from Worlds of Cthulhu magazine, for use with the Call of Cthulhu game.

The sword can be used one or two handed and looks small next to the massive Mythos hunters dagger [link] but is a full sized middle eastern saber. Functionally it is almost like a Katana because the long grip, but its blade comes from a cheap Indian tulwar.

Made to match the dagger this is another game prop. It has both versions of the elder signs upon it.
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Image size
3648x2736px 1.58 MB
Make
Canon
Model
Canon PowerShot A480
Shutter Speed
1/60 second
Aperture
F/3.5
Focal Length
10 mm
ISO Speed
250
Date Taken
Mar 9, 2010, 3:06:15 AM
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put the elder sign on anything and it's mythos, lol

I love your stuff
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This item has been featured on PROPNOMICON! Go here [link] to see it there!
RabidIga's avatar
nice, did you hand beat the steel or carve it away from cold rolled? This is really cool :D
vonmeer's avatar
I used the blade from a Tulwar (think saber) that was part of my best friends wedding almost 20yrs ago.

I stripped it clean and slightly bent it to give it a more curved shape.

I built the hilt way up on the sword covering up the blade about 5 inches. It's full tang, sort of more half full tang, the bolt tang goes through the hilt the rest of the way. Blade is unsharpened but has a very sharp point, and is of a cheap low carbon steel.

It was made as a Prop for a role playing game.
RabidIga's avatar
nice! Cannibalizing swords is always fun :D
AngelicAdonis's avatar
Wow! Very awesome! :D
mistress-baphomet's avatar
you did a wonderful job crafting these by your self.
vonmeer's avatar
Thank you, I make all my own props! :)
mistress-baphomet's avatar
You're very talented. Who knows maybe I'll buy something off you one day ^_^.
ShadowedAcolyte's avatar
Reminder: you ever want to sell these, you know where to find me.

Awesome as usual.
vonmeer's avatar
Thank you bro! I hoard my prizes like a miser... :)
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