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Balloon Sword

This was a custom sword for the Balloon King. The blade is hardened and double tempered 80CrV2 steel. The guard and pommel, as well as the scabbard fittings,are sculptural quality silicon bronze. The guard is banzaipeened to the tang and the pommel is hot peened.

Statistics

 

Overall length:

43 inches

Blade length:

31.75 inches

Blade width at widest point:

2.5 inches tapering to 1.25 at 4 inches from the tip

Blade thickness at base:

.28 inches tapering to .19 at 4 inches from the tip

Cross width:

9.5 inches

Grip length:

7 7/8 inches

POB measured from end of grip:

3 inches

Weight:

4 pounds 14 ounces

This sword is not available but a similar sword could be commissioned. A sword and scabbard like this would be in the $4500 range.