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'''Andúril's sheath''' was the [[Gifts of Galadriel|gift]] Galadriel bestowed to [[Aragorn]].
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Before the [[Fellowship of the Ring|Company of the Ring]] left [[Lothlórien]], [[Galadriel]] presented each of them with gifts. The first gift was given to [[Aragorn]]. It was a sheath made for his sword [[Andúril]]. The sheath was "overlaid with a tracery of flowers and leaves wrought of silver and gold, and on it were set in elven-runes formed of many gems the name Andúril and the lineage of the sword." Galadriel told that "the blade that is drawn from this sheath shall not be stained or broken even in defeat."<ref>{{FR|II8}}</ref>
 
Before the [[Fellowship of the Ring|Company of the Ring]] left [[Lothlórien]], [[Galadriel]] presented each of them with gifts. The first gift was given to [[Aragorn]]. It was a sheath made for his sword [[Andúril]]. The sheath was "overlaid with a tracery of flowers and leaves wrought of silver and gold, and on it were set in elven-runes formed of many gems the name Andúril and the lineage of the sword." Galadriel told that "the blade that is drawn from this sheath shall not be stained or broken even in defeat."<ref>{{FR|II8}}</ref>
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[[Category:Gifts of Galadriel]]

Latest revision as of 16:14, 22 June 2014

Andúril's sheath was the gift Galadriel bestowed to Aragorn.

Before the Company of the Ring left Lothlórien, Galadriel presented each of them with gifts. The first gift was given to Aragorn. It was a sheath made for his sword Andúril. The sheath was "overlaid with a tracery of flowers and leaves wrought of silver and gold, and on it were set in elven-runes formed of many gems the name Andúril and the lineage of the sword." Galadriel told that "the blade that is drawn from this sheath shall not be stained or broken even in defeat."[1]

Gifts of Galadriel
Andúril's sheath Elfstone Boromir's belt
Merry and Pippin's belts Sam's garden box Hair of Galadriel
Bow of the Galadhrim Phial of Galadriel

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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "Farewell to Lórien"