The hardened and sharpened blade of this operational sword is flexible like its historical paragon and with obvious appreciation for detail features a premium hilt with stainless steel hardware, giving the sword an enthusiastic following with is harmonious and exceedingly refined appeal. The authenticity of this refined edged weapon immediately captures the imagination, while the premium craftsmanship of each copy gives the middle-ages new life. The Two-handed Sword is shipped with an accurately fitted authentic sheath with stainless steel hardware. One does not necessarily have to draw a sword from a rock to feel like a king! This fascinating longsword not only impresses with its imposing scale. The balance, the leather and cord-wrapped hilt and decoratively ground 1060 carbon steel blade are only some of the features that will make this sword a highlight in any collection. The center ridge gives the two-handed sword its delicate and balanced look.