I was wondering what Andúril looks like, and I know that distinctive look John Howe gives it, with the holes on the ends.
As far as I remember, John Howe wrote in his site that all Numenorean swords look like that, though it may have been a joke. I want to know what Numenorean (and Gondorian) swords look like. They do seem to have a distinctive look, since in FOTR: "The Ring Goes South", Boromir's sword is described as being
a long sword, in fashion like Andúril but of less lineage