The Mystery of This Medieval Sword's Inscription

Historians have multiple theories for the meaning of the gold-wire letters on the steel blade of the sword.
0:31 | 08/13/15

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A mysterious medieval message is causing some confusion with historians. The message can be found in this thirteenth century sword which was discovered in the UK an 1825. It's unlikely that anyone will be able to say with complete certainty what the message in this medieval sword means the leading theory comes from a Dutch medieval graduate student. He leaves it has religious ties in his written in Latin. Steel sword which weighs in at two pounds ten ounces and is thirty Eads is long it's currently on display at the British library.

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