Based on excavated examples.
The odd pommel, the mix of steel guard and bronze pommel and the long blade all make this typically Southern French.
The long and strong diamond ground double edged blade is housed in a brown veg tan leather sheath with bronze chape. The grip is cord bound leather.
Copper inlaid makers mark.
Overall length 57cm/22.5"
Blade length 41cm/16"
Grip length 11cm/4.25"
11thC Crossbow - Based on the Colletiere de Charavines crossbow. Ash stock and bow, linen string 32lbs. Bow takes down. Buy additional bolts here
12th-14thC box cleaver - Strong convex blade with cut eye at the beak. Boxwood grip. Specification Blade length 26cmGrip 11cmOverall 38cm
12th-14thC Yew cleaver - Strong convex blade with decorative punch hole at the beak. Yew grip. Specification Blade length 22cmGrip 10cmOverall 34cm