This sword is based on Henry VIII’s sabre.
This very striking sword has a guard that is formed to mimic a serpent beast and is decorated on every surface. The grip is fabric covered and the blade is a monster at 38.5”, and comes with a leather covered scabbard and bronze chape. Truly fit for a king.
Grip length – 20cm
Blade length – 98cm
Overall length – 118cm
COP – 20cm
The sword is based very accurately on A479 from the Wallace Collection, which I measured and handled personally for the project. The sword is very distinctive and is probably a...
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