Object Title

Sword

Sword

Date

2011

Object Number

IX.5629

Provenance

Purchased new from WETA Ltd., New Zealand,on 1st June 2011.

Physical Description

Artist's proof, limited edition sword (1 of 1) designed and made by the same designer (Ben Wooten) and master swordsmith (Peter Lyon) whomade the original prop for the motion picture trilogy The Lord of the Rings (2001-3). The third of a series of four different swords being made as limited editions in 'The Lord of the Rings-The Master Swordsmith's Collection'. Steel blade and hilt with wood grip bound in leather.

Associations

Places New Zealand