Swords like this were primarily used for slashing and breaking through large pike lines. Because this task was very dangerous several countries used prisoners sentenced to death in their lines.
This battle-ready two handed sword is made with the eye on martial arts and re-enactment. It's 120 cm long and weighs just 1644 grams. It has a blade of approx. 89 cm. This sword is an Oakeshott type XX. Product details:
Length: 125.7 cm;
Blade length: 96.5 cm;
Grip length: 28 cm;
Weight: 1644 g;
Steel type: 5160 carbon steel 50-54 HRC;
Edge: Blunt (3 mm battle-ready);
Tang construction: Full tang construction;
Grip wrapping: Wood, Leather;
Based on a historic original: Yes;
Transport weight (in gram): 5000 *
This item cannot be shipped to countries outside the EU due to its length.
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.