Steve Reeves really didn't need such props in our opinion!)
Our beloved Buster Crabbe seems to be taking pleasure in fondling the sword he's using as Flash Gordon.
Ken Clark (do click on his name for more of this hirsute hunk!) in barbarian costume showing off his dagger to a starlet.
The Big Valley's Richard Long is showing off his (gun) shaft.
I think the expression makes the difference in this one rather than the positioning. Hugh O'Brian from The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (1955-1961) seems to be inviting us grab a-hold of something!Stuart Whitman and Stanley Baker grappling over a prominent horn.
Michael Swan, onetime star of As theWorld Turns is showing wood in this suggestive pose, part of a non-nude spread he did for Playgirl magazine.