This luxurious grosses messer is made after several 15th century depictions in manuscripts. Messers like this were used in all classes of society around the 15th century. This messer is completely handmade, even the smallest details are finished by hand.
This messer has a carbon steel blade with a 54 HRC hardness. It is 117,5 cm long with a 89,5 cm blade and weighs approx. 1,7 kg. The point of balance is situated 12 cm below the cross-guard. Product details:
Length: 117.5 cm;
Blade length: 89.5 cm;
Grip length: 28 cm;
Weight: 1770 g;
Balance point from guard: 12 cm;
Steel type: Spring steel (DIN 54SiCr6) 54-56 HRC;
Edge: Blunt (3 mm battle-ready)/semi-sharp/sharp;
Tang construction: Full tang construction;
Grip wrapping: Wood;
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.