S hort Elvish sword or long-knife forged by
the Elven-smiths of Gondolin during the
First Age for the wars against Morgoth.
T hought to have a sharper cutting edge by
far than any weapon made in later Ages.
I n Rivendell Bilbo gave Sting to Frodo to
take along on his journey. Frodo bore it
from Rivendell to Mordor and Samwise bore
it as far as the Cracks of Doom. Frodo
left it to Samwise when he left to go into
N umbered with Glamdring and Orcrist, Sting
was found in the troll-hoard during
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