Wooden Toy Sword & Dragon Shield Set
This quality Wooden Sword and Shield Set is imported from Germany and comes with everything a knight in training needs: an elegant sword, a protective shield with a dragon emblem, and an adjustable rope belt with a leather sword holder.
Playing knights was always a favorite game in my kindergarten class. If a child wished to play with a sword, he or she first had to be "knighted." This meant putting on a silk cape and sitting on a special bench.
The child would put on a silk cape and sit on a special bench. I would then hold up the sword and the ceremony would proceed as follows:
This little ritual let children know it was an honor to be a knight and that swords were symbols of courage, not harm. And, yes, girls wanted to be knighted, too! Remember Joan of Arc?
Paint is lead-free and toy is CPSIA-compliant, meeting exacting US and EU standards for toy safety.
Note: We regret that the Fleur de Lis shield in the second photo is no longer available.
- SIZE : Sword - 19 inches long; Shield - 13.50 x 10.75 inches
- MATERIALS : Wooden sword and shield. Shield paint is lead-free and CPSIA-compliant. Belt is made of sturdy woven hemp rope and leather.
- ORIGIN : Made in Germany