A sword wielded on-screen by the late Andy Whitfield as Spartacus during the inaugural season of Blood and Sand is now being made available to the fan who casts the winning bid at VIP Fan Auctions. The murmillo gladius (see photo above) measures more than 27 inches and has been crafted to look authentic to ancient Rome by the Spartacus props department. Truly a piece of television history, the sword is an iconic prop from a landmark series. As Spartacus said to Varro during that groundbreaking first season, “I believe in opportunity and the power of reason to seize upon it.” Don’t miss your opportunity to seize this amazing opportunity – click here for more information and to place your bid today!