a mount or on the ground, this 12th C. Long
Spiked Flail can rap over a
shield or "reach out and touch someone". In
the Bavarian mountains there is a small workshop with dirt floors
hardened from centuries of toil. Inside a single "Metalschmeide"
(metal smith) produces and repairs medieval weapons for the
castles in Germany with the same techniques passed from generation
to generation for over 500 years. Own a true museum quality
which is styled after
the actual items found in "digs" under and around
the castles in Europe. This hand-crafted flail features a blackened
steel ball with spikes over 2 1/2" long attached to a blackened
chain which is linked inside a hand wrought blackened steel
bar. This bar is secured to a seared wood handle with handmade
is no scabbard provided.