Product Details: Royal Navy Sword
Royal Navy Sword, reproduction sword. Up until 1805 the Royal Navy did not have a regulation pattern sword. Sword introduced, modelled on the 1803 pattern infantry sabre previously carried by Navy and Marine officers during Napoleonic Wars (1796–1815).
Polished blade on this reproduction sword forged from EN9 steel and has been well tempered.
By purchasing this reproduction sword, you confirm that you are over the age of 18.
Total length: 95 cm
Blade length: 83 cm
Grip length: 10 cm
Weight: 0.905 kg
Base Blade thickness: 7.8 mm
Center of Percussion Blade thickness: 5.3 mm
Base Blade width: 2.6 cm
Center of Percussion Blade width: 2.2 cm
Point of Balance: 18 cm
Center of Percussion: 25 cm
1805 pattern sword used by Lord Horatio Nelson and no doubt armed with it at his most famous battle, The Battle of Trafalgar during the Napoleonic Wars (1796–1815). After he was killed at the battle the sword was returned to England and now on display in the Nelson Museum, Great Yarmouth, England. This sword in constant use until it replaced in 1827 by a newer model.