List of Arthurian Artifacts

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The Arthurian Mythos has no shortage of magical and mythical items, not the least of which is the legendary Excalibur. This is our list of Arthurian artifacts.

What’s on this list of Arthurian artifacts?

This list is simple, it is a compilation of all major artifacts associated with the Arthurian legends. This obviously includes items like Excalibur or the Holy Grail, but it also includes many other artifacts that you might not know about.

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#ItemDescriptionAssociationsNotes
1Bleeding LanceAlso called the Spear of Longinus, the spear that pierced the side of Jesus Christ.Joseph of Arimathea, Galahad, Perceval, Fisher King
2Broken SwordSword associated with the Grail Quest. Eventually carried by Bors.Bors
3CaliburnThe original name for Excalibur, forged in Avalon.Arthur
4CalwdvwlchAnother sword for Arthur, forerunner of Excalibur.Arthur
5CarnwennanThe knife or dagger of King ArthurArthur
6ClarentThe sword used by Mordred to kill ArthurMordred
7CoreiseuseThe sword of King Ban, father of Lancelot. The name means "Wrathful"Ban
8CourtainSword with a blunt end that was carried by Tristan.Tristan
10ExcaliburThe legendary sword of Arthur, obtained from the Lady of the Lake and returned on Arthur's death.Arthur, Lady of the Lake
11Excalibur's ScabbardThe scabbard of Excalibur, known for protecting its weilder from harm.Arthur, Lady of the Lake
12Fail-notThe bow belonging to TristanTristan
13GalatineThe sword of Gawain.Gawain
14GoswhitArthur's helmet, and Uther's before him.Arthur, Uther
15Grail SwordA cracked sword, reforged by Sir Perceval.Perceval
16Green ArmorArmor that protects the wearer from injury.Green Knight
17The Holy GrailThe cup that caught the blood of Christ.Joseph of Arimathea, Galahad, Perceval, Fisher King
18Mantle of ArthurA magic cloak that made the wearer invisible and allowed them to see everyone.Arthur
19Merlin's StaffThe staff of the wizard, Merlin.Merlin
20PridwenThe original name of Arthur's ship, but also used as the name of Arthur's shield.Arthur
21PrydwenArthur's ship.Arthur
22RhongowennanThe spear of Arthur. Forerunner of Ron.Arthur
23Ring of DispellA ring given to Lancelot by the Lady of the Lake which dispells all enchantments.Lancelot, Lady of the Lake
24RonThe lance of King Arthur.Arthur
25The Round TableThe table around which Arthur's Knights sat.ArthurRead More
26SecaceThe sword of Lancelot, used against the Saxons.Lancelot
27Shield of EvalachOriginally belonging to Evalach during the time of Joseph of Arimathea. Later weilded by Galahad.Evalach, Galahad
28Shield of Joseph of ArimatheaAssociated with the Grail Quest. Originally belonging to Joseph of Arimathea and later weilded by Perceval.Joseph of Arimathea, Perceval
29Shield of Judas MaccabeeShield belonging to Judas Maccabee of Jewish tradition. Later owned by Gawain.Judas Maccabee, Gawain
30Siege PerilousA vacant seat at the Round Table, reserved for the knight who would find the Holy Grail. Filled by Galahad.Galahad
31Skein of ThreadWon by Gawain in contest against the wizard Laamorz of Janfruege.Gawain
32Stone of GiramphielA magical stone weilded by Gawain that protected him from fire and magic.Gawain
33Sword of the Strange SheathA sword associated with the legend of the Grail.Perceval, Galahad
34Sword with the Red HiltOriginally belonging to Balin, later pulled from a stone by Galahad.Balin, Galahad
35WynebgwrthucherAnother name for the shield of Arthur.Arthur

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