Saber with Scabbard and Carrying Belt, early century. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. This is one of a series of twelve jeweled sabers made in Hungarian style for use at the Saxon court in Dresden.
On The first day of the Battle of Bannockburn, the King of Scots cleaves in two, the Great Helm (helmet) of a chivalrous English knight, with his mighty axe, in full view of his triumphant Scottish army! Scotland, June 23th, 1314 A.D.