A 900-year-old sword that a scuba diver found off the Carmel coast of Israel weighs four pounds, measures about four feet long and originated from the Third Crusade, experts said.
A 900-year-old sword was found off the coast in the northern occupied Palestine. The sword was used during the Crusades back in the 1100s. It weighs 2kg and is 4ft long, and it’s made of iron, except for the handle that’s made of wood and other materials.
An Israeli diver has discovered a 900-year-old, one-meter-long sword that experts say dates back to the Crusader-era in a natural cove off the coast of northern Israel.
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Franky Hayworth They were fighting Muslims that were killing people-literally the ottomans were the ones that kicked the crusades off when they invaded the eastern Roman Empire.
Justin iZ Here You are not legally required to hand over anything like this you find. He could totally keep it, kinda pointless but he could. If I was to dive into the ocean tomorrow and find a chest full of gold, I’m well within my right to keep it for myself.