This sword is a replica of a Celtic original excavated in Melnik, Bulgaria. Swords like this were used by the Celts in the late Hallstatt / early La Tène period. It is developed from the earlier antenna swords. The Celts in Bulgaria lived inbetween the Greek and Roman / Etruscan cultures. They belonged to the richest people of this region.
This sword is completely hand-forged. Its length is 84 cm with a blade of 66,5 cm and it weighs approx. 1,2 kg. The blade is made of carbon steel with a hardness of 54 HRC. The cross-guards are made of iron.
This sword is custom made.
Length: 78.6 cm;
Blade length: 60.2 cm;
Grip length: 13.5 cm;
Blade width at guard: 5.3 cm;
Weight: 1100 g;
Steel type: Spring steel (DIN 54SiCr6) hardness 54-56 HRC;
Edge: blunt (3 mm, battle-ready) / Razor sharp;
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 blade is handmade and tempered, using traditional forging techniques. The razor sharp version is suitable for cutting tests. When using the sharpening service, the return right and warranty expires. The extra delivery time is approx. 2 weeks.
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.