Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: PR, USA
Thanks for giving me an excuse to visit Borders, drink a couple lattes, and browse the 'zines...!
Originally Posted by Jim McDougall
I didnt notice that blade was shorter, but this is clearly a dress sword. The black leather scabbard would seem to support that and I think your special order suggestion is well placed.
I just opened the current "Man at Arms" magazine and in an unrelated article noted Horstmann's cast hilts. Perhaps special orders were indeed cast.