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The Cutting Room Floor: Early Movies of European Cut Fencing

Over at Deutsche Hiebfechtkunst, we’re compiling a repository of cinematic evidence regarding the various methods of European Cut Fencing. Check it out—and point out more to us!

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Bellguard Schläger Fencing; Germany, c. 1910

A practice bout with seconds

A practice bout with seconds

Posing for a souvenir photograph…

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Bell-guard Schläger; Germany, c. 1870

Less than the bare minimum of protective gear

Less than the bare minimum of protective gear

The eyes follow you wherever you go…

 

 

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