The Irish Kern Sword - A Kern was a Gaelic warrior, specifically a light infantrymen, in Ireland in the late middle ages. Sometimes this army was composed of displaced nobility and other times commoners who were in search of loot, these were mercenary forces that saw action in many conflicts across the British Isles.
The Kingdom of Arms Elite Kern Irish Single Hand broadsword with Irish ring hilt features a hand hammered 5160 carbon steel blade as the originals were made, full tang, heat treated and tempered as the originals, for a strong yet flexible blade that will hold a very sharp edge. Fully functional (Battle Ready). The handle has a leather wrapped grip and "S" shaped quillons. Comes with a wooden scabbard with leather accents and with hangers attached.Specifications:
Blade Length: 33.75”
Overall Length: 40”
Grip Length: 4.125”
Weight: 2.0 lbs
P.O.B.: 7.0'' Below Hilt
Scabbard; Wood stained dark with leather accents. A quality sword demands a quality scabbard! Just like a great car needs a great paint job. They go together.