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The Spear of Longinus displayed in the Imperial Treasury at the Hofburg Palace in Vienna, Austria. At the core of the spear is the original blade, now broken, and combined with an iron pinion that is reputed to be a nail taken from the cross - the "spear of destiny" grants victory in battle to the wielder.


Joyeuse is the name tradition attributed to Charlemagne's personal sword. Some legends claim Joyeuse was forged using shards of the holy Lance of Longinus,

The Black Saint Maurice (the Knight of the Holy Lance) is regarded as the great patron saint of the Holy Roman Germanic Empire. Description from I searched for this on