Type XXII replica from Dresden

Finally I made one of my dreams come true !!!
I planned to make this sword since 2 year,
but as always there was not enough time for that.

THIS probably is ONLY ONE replica of this sword in the world !!!

Now I’m very happy that this projcet is done 😀 😀

So, it is time to find new challenge.

Special thanks for Leo Todeschini (@Tods Workshop) for making beautiful knive and pricker for me
and thank you Jacek Doliński (@angus metalsmith) for making the brass plate on the rainguard.

total lenght: 118,5cm (original sword 117,2cm)
blade lenght: 88,4cm (original sword 88cm)
blade width: 81mm (original sword 82mm)
blade thickness: 5mm (at the base)
weight: 1872g (original sword 1830g)
balance: 11cm
grip lenght: 22cm
hardness: 52HRC
edges: sharp

„From the Dresden Historisches Museum
This sword is attributed to „Heinrich der Fromme” (Henry the Pious),
an apparent reference to Herzog Heinrich V of Saxony (1473-1541),
Elector of Saxony from 1539-1541.
The museum housing this sword dates it to 1512-1541.”