The Oakeshott Institute

a sword in hand...

promoting the interest in ancient arms and armor through hands-on educational experience

Our 3D Imaging Project

See the latest additions to our Historical Sword Documentation Project as we document the pieces from our collections. We create images you can interact with to see these items in unique ways with exceptional detail!

Our Team

Ewart Oakeshott & Sybil Marshall

Ewart Oakeshott & Sybil Marshall

    Christopher Poor

    Christopher Poor

      Bradon Foat

      Bradon Foat

      Curriculum Director
        Nathan Clough

        Nathan Clough

        Board of Directors
          Craig Johnson

          Craig Johnson


            Articles & Research

            Smithing class


            Blacksmithing 101 Here are some pictures from a recent intro to blacksmithing class we hosted. The participants learned about some…

            Longsword Hilt

            3D Model Progress – Longsword

            [caption id="attachment_591" align="aligncenter" width="750"] 15th C Longsword[/caption] 15th C. Longsword Model We now have 12 models published in our Historical…

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