Scottish Basket Hilt Sword

£125.00

Product Details

Scottish Basket Hilt Sword, reproduction sword wielded by Jacobite warriors during the rebellions of 1715 and 1745. Usually partnered with the Scottish targe shield and used to devastating effect during the Highland Charge! After the rebellion been supressed, wearing of Scottish Basket Hilt swords, synonymous with Highland dress, became outlawed. However, the sword was adopted by officers of the Highland regiments in the 19th century.

Our Jacobite Basket Hilt Sword features a brass basket with red cloth lining. The hand forged high carbon steel blade has a blunt edge.

By purchasing this reproduction sword, you confirm that you are over the age of 18.

Specification

Total length: 106 cm
Blade length: 89 cm
Grip length: 11 cm
Weight: 1600 grams
Blade thickness (base): 0.5 cm
Blade width (base): 3.6 cm
Point of Balance (PoB): 37cm

*All sizes & weights are approximate.

*Can only sell within UK*

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Product Details: Scottish Basket Hilt Sword

Scottish Basket Hilt Sword, reproduction sword wielded by Jacobite warriors during the rebellions of 1715 and 1745. Usually partnered with the Scottish targe shield and used to devastating effect during the Highland Charge! After the rebellion been supressed, wearing of these swords, synonymous with Highland dress, became outlawed. However, the sword was adopted by officers of the Highland regiments in the 19th century.

Our Jacobite Basket Hilt Sword features a brass basket with red cloth lining. The hand forged high carbon steel blade has a blunt edge.

By purchasing this reproduction sword, you confirm that you are over the age of 18.

Specification

Total length: 106 cm
Blade length: 89 cm
Grip length: 11 cm
Weight: 1600 grams
Blade thickness (base): 0.5 cm
Blade width (base): 3.6 cm
Point of Balance (PoB): 37cm

*All sizes & weights are approximate.