modern Espada ancha

length: 26 1/2"
blade: 21 1/2"
blade width: 1 1/2"
grip and pommel: 4 5/8"
guard: 5 1/2"
weight: 1 lb 6.2 oz

Modern rendition of a European cut-n-thrust sidearm, in "Espada ancha" style. Custom creation by weaponsmith Tom Hyle. Old tool steel blade, spring tempered (bends up to 45 degrees!). Nice taper. Extremely sharp quality blade with simple finish. Steel fittings and maple grip on sword, sheath is poplar with polished cast iron fittings.