Oakeshott Sword IV
This medieval arming, or short sword features a blade that swells slightly at the top to put more weight in the hand to improve its cut and thrust capabilities, making for a very fast sword. The furniture is steel and the grip is wood covered in leather. A very effective and important sword. Includes matching scabbard. Made by Windlass Steelcrafts®. Can be seen in E. Oakeshott's book "Record of the Medieval Sword".
Total length: 84 cm
*All sizes & weights are approximate.