The basket hilted broadsword was mainly used by the Scots. Sometimes they are also called basket hilted claymores because the blade was often made of a broken claymore blade. The grip has a large basket that not only protected the hand but also provided a better balance.This is a replica of a basket hilted broadsword from 1828. It is delivered including a scabbard. The basket is made of brass and the blade has two fullers. The blade has a length of 104 cm with a blade of 89,5 cm and a maximum width of 3,8 cm. It weighs approx. 1,7 kg.
This item is semi-sharp and designed for decorative purposes. It can be made razor sharp at a surcharge.
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.
We do not sell this product to customers under the age of 18. Click here for more information on the European arms acts.
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