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Basket-Hilt Broadsword

$559

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Product Description

Although Basket-Hilt swords appeared throughout Britain from the mid-sixteenth century on, their association with the seventeenth and eighteenth century Scottish highlander has become legendary. Our Paul Chen Basket-Hilt Broadsword, replicated from an original in the collection of the Royal Armouries in England, carries a typical Glasgow-style hilt from the mid-18th century. It is likely that the blade of the original sword, marked “Andrea Ferara”, was made in Germany a century earlier and re-hilted as basket designs were refined. The hilt is crafted in stainless steel, to minimize maintenance, while the blade is forged in high-carbon steel. The grip is covered with wire-wrapped genuine rayskin and the basket liner, like the original, is crafted in fabric-covered sueded leather. The scabbard is leather-covered.

Key Features:

  • Authentic replica of Museum Piece
  • Fully functional
  • Scabbard included

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Overall: 39 3/4“
  • Blade Length: 33 1/2“
  • Handle Length: 6”
  • Weight: 3lb 1oz
  • Point of Balance: 5″
  • Point of Harmonics: 23″
  • Width at Guard: 1.79″
  • Width at Tip: 1.19″
  • Thickness at Guard: .18″
  • Thickness at Tip: .08″

Specs will vary slightly
from piece to piece.

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Weight 3.10 lbs

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