Purpleheart Armoury

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The leading supplier in HEMA equipment, training weapons, and more since 1999.

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Award Rudis

A Rudis was a gift to a gladiator for a special achievement. This signified his release from a slave to a freeman. Our Rudis is an excellent and unique give for someone who has completed service in the military, retired, or completed an academic achievement.

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Featured Brands

We're fortunate to work with some of the best HEMA brands in the world. SPES is one of the large innovators and suppliers of HEMA safety products in the world. PBT has a long history of quality craftsmanship in the sport fencing world, and brings their expertise and tailoring to HEMA.


New Products in stock

Our Line of Imported items from VB (in from Hungary) is ever-growing!

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Shamshir Tactical Trainer Rudis
Price: $39.99

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Price: $54.99

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Shamshir Tactical Trainer Rudis
Shamshir Tactical Trainer

Can also be called a a Barbary Sabre.

The blade does not flex on thrusting, but provides good simulation for moderate level training.

See Sizing tab for more information.
Rudis - Engrave with your own text and images!
100% Made in the USA

Mini Helmet, Greek Hoplite Version Brass SPES Heavy Gloves w/ Updated Thumb
Price: $68.00
Price: $209.00

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Greek Hoplite Mini Helmet SPES Heavy Gloves w/ Updated Thumb
Greek Hoplite Mini Helmet. Authentic Shape but much smaller for your desk. Made of Brass and polished. Custom hand made for us in India. Stand include. Engraving is done on a plastic/Brass plate on the base.
SPES Lobster Heavy Gloves with Updated Thumb - Pair

The SPES Heavies are designed to protect your hands from injury during training in historical fencing. These gloves provide full coverage for all five fingers in a lobster design.

The pockets are separated into a thumb slot, index and middles finger slot, and ring and pinkie fingers slot.



Thanks to these heavy gloves, training with heavy weapons, feders, and dussacks is much safer.

See Sizing tab for more information.
Last of the old style thumb configuration can be found here


Pommel, Steel Baskethilt Broadsword Pentti Indian Katar Tactical Trainer Grey- Pair
Price: $14.00
Price: $45.95
Pommel, Steel Baskethilt Broadsword Pentti Indian Katar Tactical Trainer Grey- Pair
Made for Pentii Baskethilt, but it will also work on the Red Dragon Baskethilt for a little bit more balance.
Indian Katar Tactical Trainer - Pair

The blade does not flex on thrusting, but provides good simulation for moderate level training.

See Sizing tab for more information.



New Products

Competition Sharp Longsword V1
Price: $350.00
Sword Tip Rubber Blunts - Set of 4
Price: $5.00
Steel Tournament Feder VB Revision C
Price: $269.00
Marozzo Style Two-handed sword Feder
Price: $329.00
Meyer Federschwert Longsword with Fuller
Price: $108.00