This military ClipArt gallery offers 36 images of military weapons known as swords or daggers. Daggers are used mainly as a thrusting weapon, while swords were often used as a slicing or thrusting weapon.

A knight wearing Allecret armor, which was typically worn by the Swiss in the 16th century.

Allecret Armor

A knight wearing Allecret armor, which was typically worn by the Swiss in the 16th century.

A sword with a broad blade and a cutting edge.

Broadsword

A sword with a broad blade and a cutting edge.

A bladed weapon used for stabbing, thrusting or as a secondary defense weapon in close combat.

Bronze Dagger

A bladed weapon used for stabbing, thrusting or as a secondary defense weapon in close combat.

"Leaf-shaped bronze sword." — The Encyclopedia Britannica, 1910

Bronze Sword

"Leaf-shaped bronze sword." — The Encyclopedia Britannica, 1910

A name given to a broadsword made to be used with one hand, and closely resembling the cuirassiers's broadsword of the seventeenth century in England.

Claymore

A name given to a broadsword made to be used with one hand, and closely resembling the cuirassiers's…

An edged and pointed weapon for thrusting, shorter than a sword, and used, commonly in connection with the rapier, by swordsmen in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

Dagger

An edged and pointed weapon for thrusting, shorter than a sword, and used, commonly in connection with…

An edged and pointed weapon for thrusting, shorter than a sword, and used, commonly in connection with the rapier, by swordsmen in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

Dagger

An edged and pointed weapon for thrusting, shorter than a sword, and used, commonly in connection with…

An edged and pointed weapon for thrusting, shorter than a sword, and used, commonly in connection with the rapier, by swordsmen in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

Dagger

An edged and pointed weapon for thrusting, shorter than a sword, and used, commonly in connection with…

An edged and pointed weapon for thrusting, shorter than a sword, and used, commonly in connection with the rapier, by swordsmen in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

Dagger

An edged and pointed weapon for thrusting, shorter than a sword, and used, commonly in connection with…

An edged and pointed weapon for thrusting, shorter than a sword, and used, commonly in connection with the rapier, by swordsmen in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

Dagger

An edged and pointed weapon for thrusting, shorter than a sword, and used, commonly in connection with…

"Leaf-shaped Flint Dagger." — The Encyclopedia Britannica, 1910

Dagger

"Leaf-shaped Flint Dagger." — The Encyclopedia Britannica, 1910

A kind of dagger or poniard.

Dirk

A kind of dagger or poniard.

A stabbing weapon; a dagger.

Dirk

A stabbing weapon; a dagger.

"A Bolo is a short, broad, lance-shaped weapon; used by the Filiinos in their operations against the American troops. The blade is about 18 inches in length by nearly 3 inches in breadth at its broadest dimension. It tapers from the middle toward the haft as well as toward the point, making it strongly resemble the ancient short sword. It is not double edged, however, but tapers from a thick back to an extremely keen edge. In April 1904, the United States troops operating in the Philippines, were supplied with bolos."—(Charles Leonard-Stuart, 1911)

Filipino Bolo

"A Bolo is a short, broad, lance-shaped weapon; used by the Filiinos in their operations against the…

"A Bolo is a short, broad, lance-shaped weapon; used by the Filiinos in their operations against the American troops. The blade is about 18 inches in length by nearly 3 inches in breadth at its broadest dimension. It tapers from the middle toward the haft as well as toward the point, making it strongly resemble the ancient short sword. It is not double edged, however, but tapers from a thick back to an extremely keen edge. In April 1904, the United States troops operating in the Philippines, were supplied with bolos."—(Charles Leonard-Stuart, 1911)

Filipino Bolo Sheath

"A Bolo is a short, broad, lance-shaped weapon; used by the Filiinos in their operations against the…

A Gallic Sword Blade.

Gallic Sword-Blade

A Gallic Sword Blade.

One of the arms or branches of the cross guard of a sword.

Sword Hilt

One of the arms or branches of the cross guard of a sword.

The bowie knife is a type of sheath knife with a clip point. This knife has a unique twisted design.

Bowie Knife

The bowie knife is a type of sheath knife with a clip point. This knife has a unique twisted design.

Instruments for cutting and of different varieties.

Knives

Instruments for cutting and of different varieties.

The design on the hilt of General Lafayette's sword.

Design on the Hilt of Lafayette's Sword

The design on the hilt of General Lafayette's sword.

The design on the obverse side of General Lafayette's sword.

Design on the Obverse Side of Lafayette's Sword

The design on the obverse side of General Lafayette's sword.

A small dagger.

Poniard

A small dagger.

A stabbing weapon. A term applied to any such weapon, without reference to its shape or make.

Poniard

A stabbing weapon. A term applied to any such weapon, without reference to its shape or make.

"A dagger; a two-edged knife, commonly of bronze, with the handle in many cases variously ornamented or enriched." — Smith, 1873

Pugio

"A dagger; a two-edged knife, commonly of bronze, with the handle in many cases variously ornamented…

Roman Sword or gladii. In sheath decorated with carvings.

Roman Sword

Roman Sword or gladii. In sheath decorated with carvings.

A sword with a broad and heavy blade, thick at the back, and a little curved toward the point; a cavalry sword.

Saber

A sword with a broad and heavy blade, thick at the back, and a little curved toward the point; a cavalry…

An American saber and sheath.

Saber

An American saber and sheath.

The sabre is type of sword that has a single blade. This sabre is a cavalry dress sword that is curved and made out of steel. It is engraved with scenes of cavalry men with their horses.

Sabre

The sabre is type of sword that has a single blade. This sabre is a cavalry dress sword that is curved…

This scimitar and scabbard is a sword with a curved blade and its cover. Made of silver, chased and gilt. It is ornamented with one hundred and four precious stones, consisting of emeralds, rubies, turquoises and more.

Scimitar and Scabbard

This scimitar and scabbard is a sword with a curved blade and its cover. Made of silver, chased and…

An offensive weapon having a long, strong, and usually harp-pointed blade, for cutting or thrusting.

Sword

An offensive weapon having a long, strong, and usually harp-pointed blade, for cutting or thrusting.

A sword is a long-edged piece of metal, used as a cutting, thrusting weapon.

Sword

A sword is a long-edged piece of metal, used as a cutting, thrusting weapon.

A type of sword called cleddyo. Usually made of bronze and having a "leaf shape" form. the tounge being one piece with the blade, and the barrel of the hilt being formed by riveting a plate of wood, bone, or horn upon each sde of the tounge.

Sword

A type of sword called cleddyo. Usually made of bronze and having a "leaf shape" form. the tounge being…

The sword of Miles Standish. Miles Standish was a soldier hired by the Pilgrims to be their military advisor.

Sword

The sword of Miles Standish. Miles Standish was a soldier hired by the Pilgrims to be their military…

The two-handed sword or German Zweihänder, here of the 15th century showing the Second Guard or Parierhakens.

Two-Handed Sword

The two-handed sword or German Zweihänder, here of the 15th century showing the Second Guard or…

A collection of military swords crossed over one another.

Swords

A collection of military swords crossed over one another.

An illustration of two swords crossed.

Swords Crossed

An illustration of two swords crossed.