(sale item) 15th Century Hand and a Half sword (#98695)


Relative condition: 9/10

Structural integrity 7/10

Reason of sale: slight surface crack towards the tip (see image gallery). This should not deteriorate but is nevertheless there.  No other notable issues. 


Bastard medieval swords, also known as hand-and-a-half swords, are surprisingly diverse weapons. When wielded one-handed, they can be paired with a shield for extra defense. When wielded two-handed, they become brutally effective slashing or chopping weapons.

Blade: 5160 High Carbon Steel. Dual Tempered HRc 60
48-50 at the core
Fittings : Mild Steel
Blade Thickness: 1.34 mm
Total Length: 45″
Blade Length : 34″
Blade width : 2″
Weight: 3lbs 8oz

430.00 USD560.00 USD


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