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The  single-hand Marshall Sword by Paul Chen  epitomizes quality and authenticity in broadsword construction. The sword is based on an original, now in a British museum, used by one of England’s finest knights, Sir William Marshall, who served the crown faithfully under Henry II, Richard the Lionheart and Jack Lackland. The Hanwei  SH2000 version features a forged high-carbon steel blade with excellent handling characteristics. Tempered to a tough HRC 54, the blade section features a central ridged fuller and full-length distal taper - a tough test for the bladesmith but resulting in a superb combination of speed and strength. The grip is leather wrapped and laced and the guard and pommel are elegant in their functional simplicity. The scabbard is leather-covered with stainless steel mounts for ease of maintenance.


Overall: 40", 101.5cm
Blade Length: 33 1/4", 84.5cm
Handle Length: 6 3/4", 17cm
Weight: 2lb 11oz, 1.2kg
Point of Balance: 8", 20cm
Blade Steel: 1566

Specs will vary slightly
from piece to piece.


1566 Steel Information

A high-carbon and manganese spring steel used by Hanwei in many of their differentially hardened Japanese swords and through-hardened medieval swords. This deep hardening steel provides a consistent microstructure ensuring a long life and excellent edge holding in demanding applications.

1566 Steel Composition: 0.6-0.7C 0.85-1.15Mn


Marshal Medieval Knight Single Hand Sword 1566 Carbon Steel Live Blade

SKU: SH2000
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