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Data Collection: The Origins of Modern Footwork

At what point did fencing turn into an athletic sport? Could it be that the expansion of the fencing strip had anything to do with it?

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Foil; Germany, c. 1860

 

Copper Wire handle

Copper Wire Handle

 

A pretty foil suited for little hands…

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Foil Fencers; Germany, c. 1920

 

The Roaring Twenties

The Roaring Twenties

Female foil fencing phalanx…

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Foil fencing; France, c. 1905

Bet the body wrap isn't FIE-rated

Bet the body wrap isn't FIE-rated

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Fencing foil; Germany, c. 1870

Cuirassier pommelThey don’t make foils like this anymore…

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