This sword is made after several original Oakeshott type XIIa swords. Swords like this were used between 1170 and approx. 1400 AD. It was one of the most common type of swords and was used all over Europe.
This sword is developed by the makers of John Lee, the blunt version can be used for intensive sword fighting. This sword is unique and even the leather of the grip and the scabbard is more similar to the expensive models of Valiant Armoury than to other models in its price range.
This sword is delivered blunt, it weighs approx. 1,2 kg. The blade is made of carbon steel with a hardness of HRC 50-55. The blade has a length of 86 cm and has a good flexibility. The sword has a total length of 110 cm and has a cross-guard with a width of 18 cm.
This sword is perfectly suited for the re-enactor, collector and sword fighting schools.
This sword is an Oakeshott type XIIa.
Length: 110 cm;
Blade length: 85.5cm;
Grip length: 18 cm;
Weight: 1230 g;
Balance point from guard: 9.5 cm;
Steel type: EN45 carbon steel, hardness 50-55 HRC;
Edge: blunt (2 mm, battle-ready);
Tang construction: Full tang construction;
Grip wrapping: Wood, Leather;
Based on a historic original: Yes;
Transport weight (in gram): 3000 *
Suitable for re-enactment and martial arts. The razor sharp version is suitable for cutting tests. The blade is handmade and tempered, using traditional forging techniques.
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.
This product has a two year warranty. Click here for more information.
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