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updated 12/01/20

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updated 01/12/21

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updated 01/21/21

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updated 12/07/20

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updated 12/28/20

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Fine reproduction arms and armor
page updated / information current 01/21/21

daily updates 01/20/21: Padded collar - white / natural (featured 01/20), Red Dragon leather gloves (featured 01/19), antique Hollywood Golden Age prop sword (featured 01/18), 12th century Crusader dagger (featured 01/17).

daily updates 01/16/21: Milanese greaves (featured 01/16), Ashdown viking sword (featured 01/15), Texas Bowie knife (featured 01/14), Ulfberht viking sword (featured 01/13), Black knight crusader greathelm (new! added 01/12), T-face barbute (featured 01/11), Czech tesak / dussak (featured 01/10).

Please see the News Updates page for older announcements.

Recent updates
Padded collar - white / natural
Padded collar
(white / natural)
featured 01/20
$45
Red Dragon leather gloves
Red Dragon
leather gloves
featured 01/19
$30
Hollywood prop sword
antique Hollywood
Golden Age
prop sword

featured 01/18
$160
12th century Crusader dagger
12th century
Crusader dagger
featured 01/17
$90
Milanese greaves
Milanese
greaves
featured 01/16
$160
Ashdown viking sword
Ashdown
viking sword
featured 01/15
$325
Texas Bowie knife
Texas
Bowie knife

featured 01/14
$90
Ulfberht viking sword
Ulfberht
viking sword
featured 01/13
$245
Black knight crusader greathelm
Black knight
crusader greathelm
new! added 11/12
$95
T-face barbute
T-face
barbute
featured 01/11
$175
Czech tesak / dussak
Czech
tesak / dussak
featured 01/10
$45
Wood grip seax
Wood grip
seax
featured 01/09
$35
Coppergate helmet
Coppergate
helmet
featured 01/08
$280
Halberd head
Halberd head
featured 01/07
$60
V-42 combat stiletto
V-42 combat stiletto

fresh pictures 01/04
$95
Kingston Arms historical federschwert
Kingston Arms
historical federschwert
featured 01/03
$210
Brookhart Teutonic war axe
Brookhart Teutonic
war axe
featured 01/02
$200
U.S. M1840 heavy cavalry saber
U.S. M1840
heavy cavalry saber

featured 01/01
$150
Medieval field axe
Medieval
field axe
featured 12/31
$60
Legacy Arms/Gen2 Pompeii gladius
Legacy Arms/Gen2
Pompeii gladius
featured 12/30
$235
Confederate D-guard Bowie knife
Confederate
D-guard
Bowie knife

featured 12/29
$90
Chinese dadao machete
Chinese
dadao machete
fresh pictures 12/28
$50
German hirschfanger hunting sword
German hirschfanger
hunting sword
fresh pictures 12/27
$275
took a break
took a break
12/19-12/26
Georgian qama
Georgian
kindjal / qama
featured 12/18
$50
Indestructible suburito bokken
Indestructible
suburito bokken
featured 12/17
$35
U.S. M1840 Non-Commissioned Officer's sword
US Model 1840
NCO sword

featured 12/16
$130
Helmet and aventail padding - white
Helmet and aventail
padding - white
featured 12/15
$60
Gjermundbu helm 16ga
Gjermundbu helm 16ga
featured 12/14
$95
Gjermundbu helm
Gjermundbu helm
featured 12/13
$130
Main gauche (wood grip)
Main gauche
(wood grip)
fresh pictures 12/12
$140
Reenactment halberd
Reenactment halberd
TherionArms exclusive
featured 12/11
$260
'Practical' Norman sword
Practical
Norman sword

featured 12/10
$170
Ox-tail dao saber
Ox-tail
dao saber
featured 12/09
$220
Red Dragon HEMA fencing mask
Red Dragon
HEMA fencing mask
featured 12/08
$125
Spanish buckler
Spanish buckler

fresh pictures 12/07
$60
Scottish lowlander greatsword
Scottish
lowlander greatsword
featured 12/06
$320
Fencing doublet size 48
Fencing doublet
size 48
singular, added 12/05
sold
Condor royal falchion
Condor
royal falchion
featured 12/04
$185
River Witham viking sword
River Witham
viking sword
featured 12/03
$305
Tournament longsword
Kingston Arms
tournament
longsword
featured 12/02
$225
Iga ninjato
Iga ninjato
fresh pictures 12/01
$400
Runic long seax
Runic
long seax
fresh pictures 11/30
$195
Bowie machete
Bowie
machete
new! added 11/29
$35
Black Bear Bowie
Black Bear Bowie
new! added 11/29
$40
Thai dha machete
Thai
dha machete
fresh pictures 11/29
$50
Chinese dadao machete - old school
Chinese
dadao machete
- old school
singular, added 11/29
$60
Imperial British Indian tulwar
Imperial British
Indian tulwar
featured 11/28
$280
The Last Tinker Bastard Blunt
The Last
Tinker Bastard Blunt
singular, featured 11/27
$340
Wenceslaus/Norman nasal helmet
Wenceslaus/Norman
nasal helmet
featured 11/26
$75
V-42 combat stiletto
V-42 combat stiletto

new! added 11/26
$95
William Marshal arming sword pattern-welded blade
William Marshal
arming sword
pattern-welded blade

new! added 11/25
$490
Giant kukri
Giant kukri
fresh pictures 11/25
$130
French foil
antique
French foil

new! added 11/24
$75
Cut and thrust gauntlets
Cut and thrust
gauntlets
fresh pictures 11/24
$85
'Practical' series cup-hilt rapier
'Practial' series
cup-hilt rapier
featured 11/23
$255
Banshee cutting dha
Banshee
cutting dha
featured 11/22
$215

Featured items

Cool stuff. Fast shipping. Listings in this section will appear or disappear completely at random.

Pipe tomahawk - antiqued
Pipe tomahawk
- antiqued
$110
Reenactment halberd
Reenactment halberd
TherionArms exclusive
limited edition
$260
Indestructible o bokken 2.0
Indestructible
o bokken 2.0
$40
Heavy curassier's sword-rapier (Munich sword)
Heavy curassier's
sword-rapier
(Munich sword)
$275
Legacy Arms/Gen2 Pompeii gladius
Legacy Arms/Gen2
Pompeii gladius
$235
Red Dragon stage combat fencing saber
Red Dragon
stage combat
fencing saber
$95
Swazi Zulu 'iwisa' war club
antique Swazi Zulu
'iwisa' war club

$260
Economy viking sword
Economy
viking sword
$70
Red Dragon sparring arming sword - black blade
Red Dragon sparring
arming sword
black blade
$75

Samples and Singulars

Singular items - just one of each is available.
The Last Tinker Bastard Blunt
The Last
Tinker Bastard Blunt
$340
Chinese dadao machete - old school
Chinese
dadao machete
- old school
$60
Samurai umbrella
Samurai
umbrella
$30

Closeouts

These items have been discontinued by their manufacturers. Only a limited number are still available.

Maille standard - dome riveted round rings
Maille standard
(Knight grade)
on closeout
last two available
$50 $40
Vambrace padding - white / natural
Vambrace padding
- white / natural
on closeout
$25
Maille standard - alternating solid and dome riveted flat rings
Maille standard
(Baron grade)
on closeout
last one available
$40 $30

Howdy, folks. My name is Hal Siegel, but I've been known as Therion in the medieval and renaissance re-enactment community and various internet communities since 1982 (yes, I really did have internet access back then - via Arpanet and Bitnet).

For nearly forty years I've been an arms and armor collector, researcher, and student of both oriental and western martial arts. At the beginning of 2001 I decided that it was time to make my hobbies and passions into my business - thus began TherionArms, offering a hand-picked selection of what I think are the most interesting and well-made historical reproductions, as well as antique weaponry from around the world.

Here at TherionArms, you will receive personal service from a professional who as been studying (and using!) weapons and armor for decades, not some shop monkey in a warehouse who doesn't know anything about swords and armor except for the stock number. Every item I ship I personally inspect, approve, and securely package myself.

Standard delivery time for Antique & Ethnographic items is usually about one week, for Reproduction items is usually a week but may be up to two or three weeks. Occasionally my Reproduction manufacturers can't keep up with the demand and I'll have to place your request on backorder. For items on backorder, your Verisign Visa/Mastercard purchase will not be charged until shipment is nigh.

Payment methods: Credit cards accepted via PayPal or Verisign Visa/Mastercard through the shopping cart, or by phone: toll free 855-778-4374. Personal checks, bank checks, and money orders can be mailed to TherionArms -- PO Box 187 -- Del Valle, TX, 78617.

The shopping cart system can be used to check shipping rates for check or money order purchases - the payment page comes after the shipping information page.

The Government requires that I collect a sales tax of 8.25% for any item shipped to a Texas address. The shopping cart or PayPal will include that for you automatically, podnuh.

This isn't just a business, it's a passion, and I'm confident that you'll be happy with my products. Please check my eBay feedback (860+!) or ask on any sword or armor forum message board for references. Satisfaction guaranteed or return within two weeks in original condition for full refund less exact shipping charges. I don't believe in "restocking fees", they're mean and impersonal - and I'm not really worried about making money from you on restocking fees because I only send out the good stuff and hardly ever get returns. Yeah, I'm proud of this.

A purchase indicates that you have read and agree to The Fine Print detailed at the bottom of the Ordering page.

TherionArms isn't a giant mega-corporation with a call center and dozens of employees scuttling about in a huge warehouse (yet). Emails and phone calls will be answered as soon as possible, but please be patient if I don't get back to you right away - there's so much work to be done!


mini FAQ:
"Are your swords 'battle ready'?"
I never use the terms "battle ready" or "combat ready" , they've become completely bogus thanks to them being applied to wallhanger advertising everywhere. All of the swords and weapons on TherionArms are real, historic, and fully functional (sharps or blunts) - and if I offer a wall-hanger because it's inadvertently nifty because the manufacturer got something very right. Decorative/wallhangers are clearly labeled as such.

"I live in (Texas, somewhere near Austin) - do you have a storefront I can visit?"
Nope, sorry, TherionArms is mailorder only. I do, however on occasion, meet up with folks in Austin for local deliveries - usually somewhere near a theater I'm working at (that's my other profession - theater tech).

"Where can i get the small medieval figures you send along with your products?"
One comes included with each shipment. Next order, tell me which one (or ones) you have and I'll make sure you get a different figure. :)


Informal list of films and TV shows I've supplied:
Alexander the Great, Earthsea, The Collector, Reign, From Dusk till Dawn

All shipments from TherionArms may contain trace amounts of cat fur. Sorry, can't help it.

trace amounts of cat fur
(RIP Missy, the original "trace amounts" kitty, but we still have seven other cats
who are happy to donate loose fur to your shipment.)